2023 Real Estate Tax Relief Applicants: Increased Qualifying Levels for Income & Net Worth
The Commissioner of the Revenue and Board of Supervisors have worked together to provide greater opportunity to qualifying applicants for real estate tax relief. On July 7, 2022, the Board of Supervisors approved increases for applicants to qualify for Real Estate Tax Relief for the Elderly and Disabled for Tax Year 2023. The total household income level increased from $35,000 to $45,000 and net worth from $100,000 to $125,000 (excluding the dwelling and one acre). Qualifying applicants may receive up to a $1,000.00 deduction from their real estate taxes. Applications are available in the Commissioner of the Revenue’s Office or please contact our office to have one mailed to you. All applicants must be a permanent resident of Surry County. New applicants must have their application notarized and are due by May 1, 2023.