Disabled Veterans' Property Tax Exemption

Disabled veterans of military service may be eligible for up to a $224,991 exemption towards their property assessment. They must file a claim for Disabled Veterans’ Property Tax Exemption. Qualifying veterans must have been disabled due to a service-related injury or disease while in the armed forces. They must also 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, may be eligible for up to a $149,993 exemption. If total household income is less than $67,355, the 100% disabled veteran may qualify for up to a $224,991 exemption. Qualifying income levels are subject to change.