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How to apply for missing exemptions
If a homeowner is missing an exemption on their Second Installment Property Tax Bill they can apply for their tax savings by completing a Certificate of Error application. The Certificate of Error process provides homeowners with an opportunity to redeem missing exemptions. Apply Online
Real Property Income & Expense (RPIE) statement for 2021. An RPIE statement is not an appeal. An RPIE worksheet can be submitted voluntarily, or as a supplemental document in support of an appeal (required for appeals for income-producing properties in 2021).
Please submit RPIE using the RPIE Online platform here:
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All property owners are encouraged to file an appeal online through SmartFile. Filing an appeal online ensures timely processing of appeals and ensures all accompanying documentation is easily accessible by analysts.