NOTE: BEFORE YOU BEGIN, PLEASE MAKE SURE YOU HAVE ACCESS TO A DOCUMENT SCANNER OR SOME WAY TO UPLOAD REQUIRED DOCUMENTS TO THE APPLICATION. THE APPLICATION MUST BE COMPLETED IN ONE SESSION, YOU WILL NOT HAVE THE OPTION TO SAVE AND RETURN LATER TO COMPLETE.

IF YOU DO NOT HAVE A WAY TO UPLOAD YOUR DOCUMENTS, PLEASE VISIT OUR OFFICE FOR FURTHER ASSISTANCE.


APPLICATION WILL BE DENIED WITHOUT THE FOLLOWING
Assessor’s Office may request additional information
You will be required to upload all applicable items for Owner-occupant(s) AND Spouse even if spouse is not on the deed.

(*) Indicates a required field

Owner-Occupant(s) and Spouse: *
Mailing Address Line 1: *
Mailing Address Line 2:
City: * State: * ZIP: *

Site Address of Property: *

TMS: *
MOBILE HOME DECAL #:
If you do not know your TMS or decal, you can search for it here.

YOU MUST ANSWER ALL QUESTIONS ON THIS APPLICATION AND PROVIDE ALL REQUIRED INFORMATION
YOU WILL BE NOTIFIED IN WRITING IF YOUR APPLICATION IS DENIED

1. Which Owner-Occupant(s) resides in the home? *
1a. Date owner-occupant(s) moved into the property: *
1b. This application is for current year only. Are you requesting a refund for prior year(s)? *

2. Is/Was any part of the property rented or used as a business? *
2a. If yes, # of days rented in calendar year:
Brief description:

3. Are all of your vehicles registered at this address? *
3a. If no, explain:

4. Do/Will you use this property address when filing State and Federal income tax returns? *
4a. If no, explain:

5. Is this property held in a trust? *
If yes, attach a copy of ENTIRE trust or Certificate of Trust with relevant sections of the Trust document which identifies the beneficiaries.

5a. If the property is occupied by a current income beneficiary of the trust, please list their name:
6. Is this Heirs Property? *
6a. If yes, what is the relationship to the decedent?

7. Is this property owned by a Limited Liability Corporation (LLC)? *
If yes, attach a copy of the LLC


8. Is this property being purchased by a contract of sale? * (Installment of payments to the current owner of the property until paid in full, then deed issued to you)
If yes, please attach a recorded copy of the contract.


9. Please select your martial status: *
If divorced or separated, attach court recorded divorce decree, property settlement or separation agreement.


10. Do you, your spouse, or any member of your household, own another home in this or any other state for any other purpose? *
10a. If yes, list ALL property(s):

** If you are receiving any type of tax exemption, discount or credit on the above listed property(s), such as Homestead, STAR exemption or Owner-Occupied credit, your application will be denied without documentation of removal for the effect tax year.


11. What was your previous address? *
County:
Did you own this property?
Date Property sold:
If property was not sold and is used as rental property, list date rental began:

12. Are you active duty military?*
13. Are you applying to the S.C. Department of Revenue (SCDOR) for property tax exemption?*
Upload Your Supporting Documentation:

LEGAL RESIDENCE CERTIFICATION “Under the penalty of perjury, I certify that: (A) the residence which is the subject of this application is my legal residence and where I am domiciled at the time of this application and that neither I, nor any member of my household, claim to be a legal resident of a jurisdiction other than South Carolina for any purpose; and (B) that neither I, nor a member of my household, claim the special assessment ratio allowed by this section on another residence." SC Code of Laws 12-43-220(c)(2)(ii)
If a person signs the certification, obtains the four percent assessment ratio, and is thereafter found not eligible or thereafter loses eligibility and fails to notify the assessor within six months, a penalty is imposed (See SC Codes of Laws 12-43-220). 4% approval based on the % of ownership SC Code of Laws 12-43-220(8)(i)(ii)

BY SIGNING OF THIS APPLICATION, I AGREE THAT I HAVE READ AND UNDERSTAND THE ABOVE STATEMENT.

Signature:
Print Name: *SSN: *Phone: *

Signature (spouse or other owner occupant):
Print Name: SSN: Phone:
Email: *

FILING THIS APPLICATION DOES NOT ALLOW YOU TO DELAY PAYING TAXES THAT HAVE BEEN BILLED
Taxes are DUE BY THE DATE ON THE BILL (Usually January 15th) PENALTIES AND INTEREST CANNOT BE WAIVED IF THE PAYMENT IS LATE