Property Appraiser Lori Parrish Announces Special Saturday Office Hours
(Ft. Lauderdale) Broward County Property Appraiser, Lori Parrish, has announced special Saturday office hours for Homestead and other exemption applicants. "Our office will be open additional hours in order to better accomodate busy working families," Parrish explained.
The Broward County Property Appraiser's Office will be open to the public:
Saturday, May 04, 2013 from 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM
The Property Appraiser reminds homeowners who have become eligible for Homestead Exemption on or before January 01, 2013 to file for all 2013 exemptions prior to the September 18, 20913 deadline.
Documents required to file a Homestead Exemption include:
- a current Florida driver's licene or Florida Identification card, and
- a current voter registration card or declaration of domicile
- Non-US citizens must also provide proof of legal residency
Qualified residents 65 years of age or older as of January 01, 2013 may also apply for hte additional Low Income Senior Exemption. Eligible seniors must have a household adjusted gross income not to exceed $27,590 in 2012. Seniors must bring a copy of their 2012 Income Tax Return or a copy of their 2012 Social Security 1099 form if no tax return was filed.
Widows, widowers, total and permanently disabled persons, deployed US Military personnel and veterans with a service-connected disabilitiy may be entitled to additional tax-saving exemptions.