Property Tax Exclusion Programs
You may qualify for a decrease in property taxes on the first $50,000 of taxable market value on real estate that is occupied and used as a homestead. For more information, contact Anoka County Property Records & Taxation at 763-323-5400 or download the Blind Disabled Homestead Application. The filing deadline is October 1.
Disabled Veteran Market Value Exclusion
This program provides an annual market value exclusion of up to $300,000 on homestead property of a qualifying disabled veteran. Filing deadline is July 1 to qualify for the exclusion on the current year’s market value for taxes payable next year.
Veteran must have been honorably discharged from the U.S. armed forces as indicated by U.S. Government Form DD214 or other official military discharge papers.
Veteran must have a service-connected disability as certified by the U.S. Veterans Administration.
Qualifying veterans with a 70 percent disability rating or higher are eligible for a market value exclusion of $150,000. Those who are totally (100 percent) and permanently disabled are eligible for a market value exclusion of $300,000. Property that qualifies for the Disabled Veteran Market Value Exclusion is not eligible for the homestead market value exclusion.