Homestead Exemption

 HOMESTEAD EXEMPTION

Eligibility requirements:

-Must be a legal resident of the State of Maine
-Must have owned a homestead property in Maine for at least the past 12 months
-Must declare this homestead as your permanent place of residence and it must be the
only property for which a homestead exemption is claimed (Summer camps, vacation homes and multipleresidences do not qualify.
-Must file an application with the Assessor on or before April 1