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       Palm Beach County Property Appraiser’s Office

      Dear Taxpayer:                                       Active Duty Military Exemption: Applies to service   Holiday Food Drive
        My office has certified                          members of any branch of the U.S. Military, U.S. Coast
      the 2022 Real Property and                         Guard and Florida National Guard who were deployed     This month kicks off the Palm Beach County Property
      Tangible Personal Property                         during the preceding calendar year on active duty   Appraiser’s Office’s annual Holiday Food Drive. The
      Assessment Rolls for Palm                          outside the continental United States, Alaska, or Hawaii   special food-raising campaign is in its 23rd year. Last
      Beach County to the Tax                            in support of  main  or  subordinate  military  operations   year,  more  than  1,600  pounds  of  food  and  more  than
      Collector.  And, we are                            designated by the Florida Legislature.            $4,300 was collected and donated to Extended Hands
      already hard at work planning                        The amount of the exemption is equal to the taxable value   Community Outreach and The Glades Initiative.
      for next year’s valuations.                        of the homestead of the service member on Jan. 1 of the year     The Property Appraiser’s Office encourages and
        The Tax Roll has been                            the exemption is sought, multiplied by the number of days   supports employee community service throughout Palm
      sent to the Palm Beach                             that the service member was on a qualified deployment in   Beach County. Our employees are dedicated to giving
      County Tax  Collector’s                            the preceding calendar year and divided by the number of   back to the community that we serve.
      Office, who is responsible for printing and mailing   days in that year. We will do the math for you.
      property tax bills on or before Nov. 1. They should arrive     More information is available on our website. You
      in mailboxes soon.                                 can always call us at (561) 355-2866 or email us at
        As we celebrate Veterans Day this month, we honor with questions.
      the service and sacrifice of those in our armed forces and
      their commitment to protecting our country. I wanted to   Update Your Address Online
      highlight exemptions available to veterans and active
      duty military.                                       E-address change is available on your individual
        I hope this Thanksgiving finds you with much to be thankful   property detail page. First, look up your real property
      for. As always, I am thankful to be your Property Appraiser.  or tangible personal property in the search box on our
                                           Respectfully,   website. Then click Change of Address underneath the
                               Dorothy Jacks, CFA, AAS,  map image.
                    Palm Beach County Property Appraiser    Simply follow the steps on the form. It’s that easy!
                                We Value What You Value

                                                                                                           Holiday Office Closures

                                                                                                             The Palm Beach County Property Appraiser’s Office
                                                                                                           (including our five service centers) will be closed:
                                                                                                           Friday, Nov. 11 – Veterans Day
                                                                                                           Thursday, Nov. 24 – Thanksgiving Day
                                                                                                           Friday, Nov. 25 – Floating holiday

      Property Appraiser Dorothy Jacks certified the 2022 Real
      Property and Tangible Personal Property Assessment Rolls
      on Oct. 6.

      Military Exemptions And

        These  are available  to those  who qualify for  a                                                             747-PALM
      homestead exemption and who have been honorably                                                                       747-7256
        Veterans 65 or Older Combat-Related Disability
      Discount:  Disabled  veterans,  age  65 or  older,  who
      are partially or totally and permanently disabled, have
      a disability that was combat-related and have been
      honorably discharged upon separation from military
      service may be eligible for a discount from the amount
      of ad valorem tax commensurate with the percentage of
      the veteran’s permanent service-connected disability.
        Veterans Disability Exemption: Veterans with a total
      and permanent disability that was service-connected may
      be eligible for total exemption of property taxes. Veterans
      with a service-connected disability of 10 percent or more
      may be eligible for an additional $5,000 exemption.
      Veterans with a non-service connected disability may be
      eligible for an additional $500 exemption.
        Veteran’s  Surviving  Spouse  Exemption: The
      surviving spouse of a deceased veteran who qualified for
      a disabled veteran exemption, or the surviving spouse of
      a military veteran who died in the line of duty.

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