Veterans with a Disability and Surviving Spouse Abatement
(Tax relief for Veterans with a Disability and Surviving Spouses of Veterans with a Disability)
This program is for Veterans who have recieved a disability rating from the VA (Veteran's Administration) or their un-remarried surviving spouse.
In order to qualify for the Veteran with a Disability or Veteran Spouse Abatement the home must be the applicant's primary residence that they have lived in and owned as of January 1 of the current year.
Along with a completed application, if filing for the first time Disabled Veterans must include a copy of their Summary of Benefits letter from the VA. If you did not receive this letter please call the VA at 1 (800) 827-1000 and request a current benefits letter showing your disability percentage and effective date.
Widows/Widowers who are filing for the first time must also submit a current letter from the VA showing that they are the un-remarried widow/widower of the veteran along with the veteran's disability percentage at the time of their death. We also need a copy of the veteran's death certificate when filing for the first time.
The abatement will apply to 2015 's property taxes. If the abatement application is received by June 28, 2015 the abatement will appear on your July Valuation Notice (for real property).
|Mail completed applications to:||Davis County Clerk/Auditor|
P.O. Box 618, Suite 101
Farmington, Utah 84025
If you have any questions or need help completing the application please call:
Tax Administration at 801-451-3367 or 801-451-3329.
Filing period: January 1, 2015 - DEADLINE: The law requires applications for all abatements to be submitted on or before September 1st 2015. The filing deadline may be extended until December 31, (if good cause exists). Which means: in order to accept an application after September 1st you must have a good explanation of why you were late in submitting your application.