1. This exemption is only available to disabled veterans or, if the veteran has died, to theirunremarried surviving spouse who own and use the home as their homestead.

2. The disabled veteran or their surviving spouse must be a resident of the State ofMichigan.

3. Assessors are advised that eligible disabled veterans will be able to apply for a 2013exemption at the December 2013 Board of Review. An exemption will cancel the Julyand December 2013 taxes, but will not cancel any taxes levied before 2013.

4. The Act requires an Affidavit be filed but does not require this Affidavit to be an officialState of Michigan form. A standard Affidavit is not planned to be developed at this time.

 

For State of Michigan details click here State of Michigan Disabled Veteran Exemption