Disabled Veterans' Exemption

Overview

Disabled Veterans’ Exemption

Disabled veterans of military service may be eligible for up to a $209,156* property tax exemption. Qualifying veterans must have been disabled due to a service-related injury or disease while in the armed forces, and must be a resident of California as of January 1 of the year in which they are applying for an exemption.

Veterans with 100% disability, or partially disabled and unemployable, or their unmarried surviving spouses, are eligible for up to a $139,437* exemption. If total household income does not exceed $62,614*, the 100% disabled veteran may qualify for up to a $209,156* exemption.

For further details, visit California State Board of Equalization or contact the Assessor Division.

* Lien date 2019 exemption amounts and household income limit; subject to change annually.