Available Exemptions

 

Homestead Exemptions

Entity Code Description Local Option Pct Amount Granted
01COUNTY15% (minimum $5,000)$0
30BROOKELAND ISD20% (minimum $5,000)$25,000
31HEMPHILL ISDn/a$25,000
32SHELBYVILLE ISDn/a$25,000
33WEST SABINE20% (minimum $5,000)$25,000

Over-65 Exemptions

Entity Code Description Amount Granted
01COUNTY$15,000
11PINELAND CTY$12,000
30BROOKELAND ISD$10,000
31HEMPHILL ISD$10,000
32SHELBYVILLE ISD$10,000
33WEST SABINE$10,000
60HOSPITAL DT$15,000

Disability Exemptions

Entity Code Description Amount Granted
01COUNTY$15,000
30BROOKELAND ISD$10,000
31HEMPHILL ISD$10,000
32SHELBYVILLE ISD$10,000
33WEST SABINE$10,000
60HOSPITAL DT$15,000

* Either a disability or over/65 exemption may be claimed, but not both.

However, it is best to have an over/65 exemption.

Veteran Exemptions

Percentage Disability Ratings Amount Granted
at least 10% but less than 30%up to $5,000 off Assessed Value
at least 30% but less than 50%up to $7,500 off Assessed Value
at least 50% but less than 70%up to $10,000 off Assessed Value
at least 70% but less than 100%up to $12,000 off Assessed Value
100%100% Homesteadable Value