Choosing an Exemption
Which Exemption is Best for Me?Augusta-Richmond County offers special homestead exemptions to eligible disabled persons and senior citizens. To qualify, the claimant must own and occupy the property as their primary residence as of January 1 of the year for which application is made.
When applying for Income based exemptions copies of federal and state income tax returns are required, if applicable. In lieu of tax returns other income verifiable documents are accepted from the following:
- social security administration
- financial institutions
- pension plans