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Exempt Property

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North Carolina General Statutes allow for certain types of property to be exempt from property taxes. Exempt property may include but is not limited to the following:

  • Property used for religious purposes
  • Property set aside for burial purposes
  • Property used for educational, scientific, or literary purposes
  • Property used for charitable purposes

To apply for exemption, an application must be received in the Assessment Division of the Tax Administration Office by January 31, or postmarked by January 31. To receive an application or find out more about exempt property, please contact us.

2018 Tax Listing Period Ends January 31, 2018
By NC General Statute, personal property and certain real property is to be listed for property tax purposes by January 31 of each year.