VA Property Tax Relief

Property tax relief is available for disabled veterans. The disability must be 100% permanent and total, as well as service connected.

The disabled veteran property tax exclusion must be applied to a permanent residence. This residence must be owned and occupied by:

  • an honorably discharged disabled veteran
  • a NC resident

The disabled veteran's unmarried surviving spouse may also claim this tax exclusion.

The first $45,000 of appraised value of the residence is exempted from taxation. An owner who receives this tax exemption may not receive other property tax relief.

After filling out the application, return it to the Tax Office. Include a copy of: