Veterans Deduction

Veterans Deduction

Eligibility Requirements
A person who is a disabled veteran is eligible to file a veteran’s exemption. The requirements include:
  • Totally disabled veteran (or veteran at least age 62 with at least 10% disability) or surviving spouse
    • Will receive $12,480 from assessed value
  • Partially disabled veteran (at least 10% disability connected to service) or surviving spouse

To apply for this exemption you must bring in a Form 20-5455 from the veterans office. Any remaining value that is left after the deduction from real estate taxes is available for use toward the purchase of license plates. 


Auditor's Office

Staci Eglen (812) 358-6161 email