The property owner may be entitled to an exemption on their assessment based on age, military status or ownership, i.e., owner occupied.
"Senior Citizens" exemption is based on age, income and ownership. Annual renewal is required for this exemption.
The "Alternative Veterans" exemption is available to property owners who served during a specific military service in time of war.
The "STAR" exemption is a tax savings on the school tax only. There are two types, the "Basic STAR" and the "Enhanced STAR" which is income based.
The Assessor is also responsible for maintaining a list of all Non-Profit Organizations such as Churches, Synagogue, Schools, etc., which are exempt from certain taxes.