For all exemptions, the one qualifying must be on the deed that is on file with the Tax Assessor’s Office as of January 1. Deadline for filing Homestead exemption (including Disability Exemption or Age Exemption) is April 1st. The homestead exemption form is available here. In addition to this form, further documentation may be requested to process the application. Application checklist.
Instructions for Filing Your Application
An exemption can be applied on only 1 (one) homesteaded property, which means the applicant(s) must own, occupy, and claim the property as their legal residence on January 1 of the year for which application is made. A married couple is allowed Homestead exemption on only 1 (one) residence. Complete application with all required documentation and apply in person, drop box located at both locations or mail to (faxed or emailed copy not accepted):
HENRY COUNTY TAX COMMISSIONER
140 HENRY PARKWAY MCDONOUGH, GA 30253
164 BURKE STREET STOCKBRIDGE, GA 30281
770-288-8180 opt. #3