Homestead exemption provides relief from property taxes by exempting all or a portion of the taxable value of the residence.

 

Who is eligible?                                                                                   

-Persons over the age of 65 with qualifying income

-Qualified disabled individuals

-Qualified totally disabled veterans and their widows/ers

As in, any program, there are requirements. Should you fall into any of these categories and would like to reduce your property taxes please go to:

https://www.lincolninst.edu/sites/default/files/gwipp/upload/sources/Nebraska/2013/NE_Homestead_Exemption_by_Dept_of_Revenue_docpub_Jan_2013.pdf

On this site, you will find qualifying income tables along with specific requirements. You may also go directly to county assessor site to find out more. http://www.dcassessor.org/valuation-lookup