Dates to Remember

Dates to Remember

January 1st - Effective date of current assessment

February 1st - The filing deadline for most exemptions, see Credits and Exemptions for additional information.

April 2 through April 25 inclusive - Property owners may request an informal review of their assessment by the assessor.

April 2 through April 30 inclusive - Protest of assessment period for filing with the local Board of Review.

May 1 through adjournment - Board of Review meets each year.

By July 1- Period for filing Business Property Tax Credit.

By July 1- Period for filing for Homestead Credit and Military Exemption. One-time filing is provided, by statute, unless the property owner is:
     1.    Filing for Military or Homestead Credit the first time
     2.    Purchasing a new or used home and is occupying the property as a homestead as
             of July 1st.
     3.     Using it as a homestead but did not previously file. 

October 9 through October 31 inclusive - Protest period for filing with Board of Review on those properties affected by changes in value as a result of the Director of Revenue and Finance Equalization Orders (odd-numbered years). If an order is received on or before October 8 county auditor shall notify each property owner whose valuation has increased by final equalization.