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Homestead Exemption Tax Benefit Application Deadline is March 1
The deadline to file for a homestead exemption, a property tax benefit available to eligible homeowners, is March 1. Homeowners can receive a homestead exemption of up to $50,000 on the assessed value of their property.
“The homestead exemption can save property owners hundreds of dollars each year,” says Bill Furst, Sarasota County Property Appraiser, encouraging eligible homeowners to submit an application prior to the deadline.
For additional information visit www.sc-pa.com or call (941) 861-8200.
Apply for a 2017 Homestead Exemption Online
Are you a homeowner who qualifies for a tax savings benefit? Florida residents who purchase, occupy and make their Sarasota County home their permanent residence by January 1, 2017 may be eligible for a homestead exemption. Deadline to apply is March 1.
Need to File a Tangible Personal Property DR-405 Tax Return?
Visit our Tangible Personal Property page to file your DR-405 tax return on our online filing system. To file your return online, you will need the log in information found in the letter our office sent in January to existing TPP accounts. The deadline to file a DR-405 tax return is April 1.