PRE-FILING FOR A 2020 HOMESTEAD EXEMPTION
If you purchased a new home after January 1, 2019, you may pre-file now for tax year 2020 Homestead and other exemptions. The timely filing period for Homestead Exemption for 2020 is March 2, 2019 through March 1, 2020. The absolute deadline to LATE FILE for any 2020 exemption -- if you miss the March 1 timely filing deadline -- is September 18, 2020. State law (Sec. 196.011(8), Fla. Stat.) does not allow late filing for exemptions after this date, regardless of any good cause reason for missing the late filing deadline. Please click on the following link for more information about Homestead and other exemptions for which you may be eligible http://bcpa.net/homestead.asp.
Recently, the Broward County property appraiser sent out your TRIM Notice “Truth In Millage” which indicates their ASSESSMENT of your property as of January 1, 2017.The deadline to file for an appeal of your value as reflected on your TRIM notice is September 18, 2017.
Visit the Broward County Property Appraiser online at www.bcpa.net for more information.
And, as always, if you need a local, private appraiser for your home, please contact me to
discuss. Thank you!