Commissioner of Revenue Tax Relief & Exemption

There are several tax relief and exemption programs available for those who qualify. A quick summary of each program is provided below. Applications can be found here.

Real Estate

  • Tax Relief for the Elderly and/or Disabled - This program is available for taxpayers who are living on a limited income and over the age of 65 or totally and permanently disabled. The applicant must meet additional financial worth criteria. This program awards qualified applicants with up to $1,600 off of their real estate tax bill.
  • Disabled Veteran Exemption - This program is available for disabled veterans. To qualify, the applicant must provide a copy of the applicant's certification form from the United States Department of Veteran's Affairs verifying that the applicant has been awarded 100% service-connected, permanent and total disability. Additional information from the Virginia Department of Veterans Services can be found here.

Personal Property

  • Military Exemption- Active duty military personnel with a legal residence other than Virginia are exempt from the personal property taxes and registration fees.
  • Relief for Fire, Rescue & Auxiliary Volunteers - This program is available for individuals who are considered a "volunteer" and an "active member" of the county fire-rescue department or volunteer 15 hours per month as an auxiliary/reserve sheriff's deputy.
  • Disabled Veteran Exemption - This program is available for disabled veterans. To qualify, the applicant must provide a copy of the applicant's certification form from the United States Department of Veteran's Affairs verifying that the applicant has been awarded 100% service-connected, permanent and total disability. Additional information from the Virginia Department of Veterans Services can be found here.