Legally Blind or Total & Permanent Disability ($500)

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Legally Blind or Total & Permanent Disability Exemption

Disability Exemptions of $500 are available to Florida residents who are legally blind or totally and permanently disabled.


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Exemption Details


Amount:

$500


How to Apply:

Apply using the Online Exemption Filing Application.  You may also apply in person or by mail / fax / email.


Eligibility:

The applicant must:

1) be a FL resident

2) be blind - OR - totally and permanently disabled


Documentation:

Physician's or Optometrist's Certification of Total and Permanent Disability (DR-416 or DR-416B)


How to Renew:

If approved, this exemption will renew automatically every year as long as the  use of the property and/or the ownership status does not change.


Florida Statute(s):

FS 196.202


DOR Form(s):

If submitted by mail/fax or in person Department of Revenue Form DR-501, and either DR-Department of Revenue Form DR-416 or Department of Revenue Form DR-416B


PA Code(s):

BL, DX


Note(s):

N/A