Deduction for Veterans with a Partial Disability





Variations in Receipt of Benefit

No Variation in Receipt of Benefits

Benefit Type



Qualifying applicants are entitled to receive a $24,960 deduction from assessed value.

How is Benefit Disbursed

Exemption from assessed value

Eligible Property Type


Characteristics of Eligible Property

Only residential property is eligible for relief. This can include mobile homes or manufactured homes that are not assessed as real property.

Eligibility Criteria




Surviving Spouse

Description of Eligibility Criteria

A qualifying applicant must have served in the United States military or naval forces during a war, and have a service connected disability of 10%. This is evidenced by a pension certificate, an award of compensation, or a disability compensation check issued by the federal or Indiana Department of Veterans Affairs. The applicant must have been honorably discharged. Applicants must own the real property. The surviving spouse of an individual may receive the deduction provided by this section if the individual would qualify for the deduction if the individual were alive.

Local Option in Adoption of Program

Local government is unable to exercise an option

Local Option Regarding Program Features

No local option regarding program features

State Funding for Local Tax Loss

Local government covers all of its tax loss

Description of State Funding for Tax Loss

The statute is silent on whether or not the state reimburses the local government for the property tax loss.

Record ID



Persons who qualify for this deduction may receive any other property tax deduction available.


Ind. Code § 6-1.1-12-13 (in effect for 2018)
Department of Local Finance, Form 12662, (2018)
[ accessed 07/26/2018]
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