Property Tax Deductions
Deductions lower the amount of assessed value a taxpayer would pay taxes on. To see if you qualify for a deduction or if you have already filed, please contact the Auditor's Office. You may also visit
You can download forms from the Web site of the Indiana Commission on Public Records at
HEA 1344-2009 Homestead Standard Deduction Verication
All homeowners who receive the homestead standard deduction are being asked to verify their eligibility to continue receiving the benefit.  The TS-1A form will be mailed with property tax statements and will need to be returned to the Auditor's Office along with verification of the last five digits of Social Security Numbers AND the last five digits of your Indiana Drivers License Number.  This will apply to all owners named on the property. If this verification is not completed by December 31, 2012, you will lose your Homestead Deduction for Proprety Tax Year payable 2013.  Feel free to stop by the Auditor's Office with your identification information any time Monday-Friday from 8:00am to 4:30pm.

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