Un-remarried Surviving Spouse Exemptions

The Un-remarried Surviving Spouse Exemption shall be granted in an amount of up to $50,000 from all ad valorem taxes levied. If such person’s spouse, who as a member of the armed forces of the United States, was killed or died as a result of any war or armed conflict. Documents from the Secretary of Defense must be provided stating that spousal benefits are received as a result of the death.

Surviving Spouse of a Fire Fighter or Peace Officer

The Un-remarried Surviving Spouse of a Fire Fighter or Peace Officer shall be granted total exemption from all ad valorem taxes levied if such person’s spouse, who as a member of a qualified Fire Department or Peace Officer Agency, was killed or died as a result of injury in the performance of their duty. Documents from the agency must be provided.