You Know that the Homeowner's Exemption could
save you money on Property taxes every year?
is Homeowners Exemption (HOX)?
If you own a home and occupy it as your residence
on the tax lien date of January 1, you may apply
for a Homeowners Exemption. The exemption
will reduce your assessed value by $7,000. On
an average, you will save between $70.00 and $80.00
on your taxes.
you are a new owner, you will automatically receive
an exemption claim form in the mail. There is
no cost to file. To receive 100 percent of the
exemption ($7,000), you must file by February
15. If you file after February 15 but before December
10, you will receive 80 percent of the exemption
exemption can be applied to your change of ownership
supplemental if the prior owner of the property
(seller) was not receiving the exemption.
more information or to request a claim form, call
the Assessors Office at (213) 974-3211 or
toll free at (888) 807-2111. You may also email
the Assessor at firstname.lastname@example.org