When should I apply for homestead?
After purchasing and moving into your home, you should apply for the homestead classification as soon as possible.

You must purchase and occupy your home by December 1st, and the homestead application must be turned into the county assessor’s office by December 15th to be eligible for the homestead classification for taxes payable in the following year.

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1. When should I apply for homestead?
2. What information must I provide to receive homestead?
3. How often must I apply for homestead?
4. Can I have more than 1 homestead?
5. What should I do if I sell the property, move or change my marital status?
6. Can I receive a property tax refund?
7. Who do I contact if I have more questions about the homestead classification?