Homestead Exemption

Over 7,000 people in Ross County receive the Homestead Exemption, which allows low-income seniors and disabled persons to shield $25,000 of their home’s value from taxation. The application forms below must be submitted to our office by December 31st of the first year for which you seek the exemption.

Veterans with a service-connected disability and their spouses are eligible for double the regular Homestead (i.e. they may shield $50,000 of their home’s value from taxation). The application form for disabled veterans is below.

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Ross County, Ohio Auditor

(740) 702-3080

2 N Paint St, Suite G
Chillicothe, Ohio  45601-3187