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Homestead Exemption online Filing
Welcome to Homestead Exemption online filing. My office is pleased to provide this service to new homeowners in Palm Beach County.

Homestead Exemption can provide significant property tax savings, and this interactive system will walk you through the qualifications and application process. Many other exemptions are also available through our office. At this time, we ask that qualified seniors, disabled veterans and other disabled persons visit us in person to file for those additional exemptions.

Gary R. Nikolits, CFA
Palm Beach County Property Appraiser

In order to begin your filing process you will need to:
  1. Gather necessary documentation establishing your qualifications to file.
  2. Request a Personal Identification Number.
  3. Log in to online filing.

BEGIN THE FILING PROCESS NOW

The Property Appraiser's Office is currently accepting 2015 applications. The deadline for 2014 Homestead Exemption was MARCH 3, 2014.
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Important Message to E-filers Regarding Portability
Portability allows Florida residents with a previous Homestead Exemption to transfer part of their "Save Our Homes" tax savings to their new residential property in Florida.

If you qualify for Portability, we will automatically send you a Portability Transfer Form for you to complete and return. Please use this online system to apply for Homestead Exemption. The Portability application will accompany your receipt once your homestead application has been approved.