Apply Soon For Property Tax Reduction
BOISE, ID – You’ll need to hurry if you’re planning to ask for a reduction in your property taxes this year. April 15th is the cutoff to apply, and it has to be at the county Assessor’s office on that date.
The program reduces taxes on a primary residence and one acre of land by as much as $1,320.
To qualify, you must be (one or more):
-65 or older
-Widow or widower
-Former prisoner of war or hostage
-Recognized as disabled by the Social Security Administration (or other specific agencies)
-Fatherless or motherless child under 18 years of age.
You must also have no more than $30,450 in 2018 income.
To get an application, visit tax.idaho.gov or contact the county Assessor.