Did you remember to file your Homestead Exemption?
Here’s what Homestead Exemption means for you. If you purchased a home, more specifically, your new primary residence last year, you’re now eligible to apply for / qualify for homestead exemption. Georgia law provides that every homeowner is eligible to claim a Homestead Exemption for a primary residence owned on January 1st. This property tax benefit can amount to considerable annual savings for you.You still have time to file your exemption, make sure that you take advantage of potential savings on your property taxes.
Basic Requirements for Homestead Exemption:
- Must be legal resident of the county