Tax exemptions are filed in the Auditor's Office. To be effective for a particular year, they must be filed on or before the due date. Please check with the Auditor's Office for more information.
When filing for a mortgage exemption, you will need to know who holds your mortgage and the approximate balance.
An exemption means that a certain amount will be deducted from your assessed valuation. This may or may not be enough to completely cancel your property tax liability.
IF YOU MOVE you will need to refile your homestead exemption.
IF YOU REFINANCE you will need to refile your mortgage exemption.
Types of exemptions available:
CERTAIN LIMITATIONS APPLY TO THE ABOVE EXEMPTIONS. For more information, go to http://www.in.gov/icpr/webfile/formsdiv/51781.pdf