Tax Relief for Disabled Veterans

Pursuant to Article X Section 6-A of the Constitution of Virginia exemption partial or complete from taxation of the Real property of any Veteran having a 100% service-connected permanent and total disability.

Applications must be filed with Commissioner of the Revenue’s Office. Download the Veterans Exemption Application Form.

Those applying for the exemption should bring the following with them to the Commissioner’s Office when making application:

  • Approved letter of disability issued by the U. S. Department of Veterans Affairs, showing 100% permanent and total service connected disability;
  • Two (2) Forms of Photo identification(s) per applicant;
  • Proof of residence occupancy:
    • Virginia driver’s license, 
    • Voter Registration card, or 
    • DMV issued photo identification card
  • Social Security Card per applicant.

Surviving spouses applying for the exemption should bring the following with them to the Commissioner’s Office when making application:

  • Death certificate to confirm date of death is on or after January 1, 2011;
  • A certified certificate of marriage from the appropriate State office of records;
  • Proof of residence occupancy:
    • Virginia driver’s license, 
    • Voter Registration card, or 
    • DMV issued photo identification card
  • Social Security Card.