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Important Property Tax Notice
Homestead Application Deadline
Property owners in the City of Moorhead who qualify for the homestead classification have until Friday, December 15, 2017 to file the homestead application. The property tax homestead classification affects the amount of taxes that a property owner will pay in 2018 and may also affect the taxpayer’s eligibility for a property tax refund.
If a property was purchased in the past year, a homestead application should be submitted to the City Assessor’s Office by December 15 by either the owner or a qualifying relative occupying the property. Occupancy must occur on or before December 1, 2017.
Homestead applications can be found at www.moorheadproperty.org or at the City Assessor’s Office on 3rd floor of Moorhead City Hall located at 500 Center Ave.
Once an owner/occupant has been granted homestead classification, no further application is necessary unless specifically requested by the assessor. Relative homestead classification requires an annual application and must include a copy of a state issued identification for the relative occupant showing the property address in which the homestead classification is being requested.
City of Moorhead Assessor’s Office