Iowa Homestead Property Tax Credit Application
Extracted from PDF file 2019-iowa-form-54-028.pdf, last modified December 2019
Homestead Property Tax Credit ApplicationIOWA Homestead Tax Credit Iowa Code chapter 425 This application must be filed or postmarked to your city or county assessor by July 1 of the year in which the credit is first claimed. Upon filing and allowance of the claim, the claim is allowed on that homestead for successive years without further filing as long as the person qualifies for the homestead credit. Contact information for all assessors can be found at the Iowa State Association of Assessors website: (www.iowa-assessors.org) Property Information – Please Print Parcel number: ___________________________________________________________________ Owner: _________________________________________________________________________ Property location address: __________________________________________________________ City: _______________________________________ State: ____________ ZIP: ______________ Property owner mailing address:______________________________________________________ City: _______________________________________ State: ____________ ZIP: ______________ County: ____________________________________ Number of acres: ______________________ Phone: _________________________ Email:__________________________________________ Type of ownership (check one): deed: ☐ contract: ☐ inheritance: ☐ other: ☐ Evidence of ownership on file in Book/Page or Instrument Number: __________________________ I began to occupy this homestead on this date: _________________________ and will occupy the dwelling house, in good faith, on July 1 and for at least six months during that calendar year, or I am confined in a nursing home, extended-care facility, or hospital and the homestead is maintained and not leased or rented, or I am on active duty in the military. I declare residency in Iowa for purposes of income taxation and that no other application for homestead credit has been filed on other property. Previous Address: _________________________________________________________________ City: _______________________________________ State: ____________ ZIP: ______________ Do you still own the previous address? Yes ☐ No ☐ If Yes, is the property for sale ☐ or rent ☐? Was this property part of a distribution made pursuant to Iowa Code chapter 598 (Dissolution of Marriage)? Yes ☐ No ☐ Signature: ____________________________________________ Date: _____________________ 54-019a (12/16/19) Homestead Tax Credit, page 2 I certify that a smoke detector or smoke detectors meeting the requirements of Iowa Code section 100.18 and 661 Iowa Administrative Code chapter 210: has been installed: ☐ or will be installed within 30 days of filing this application: ☐ This homestead contains a fuel-fired heater or appliance, a fireplace, or an attached garage: Yes ☐ No ☐ If Yes, I certify that a carbon monoxide alarm meeting the requirements of Iowa Code section 100.18: has been installed: ☐ or will be installed within 30 days of filing this application: ☐ I, the undersigned, declare under penalties of perjury or false certificate, that I have examined this application, and, to the best of my knowledge and belief, it is true, correct, and complete. Signature: ____________________________________________ Date: _____________________ Written notification must be given to the assessor upon conveyance of this property or its discontinued use as your homestead. ASSESSOR USE ONLY Assessor or Authorized Representative: Parcel Number: ___________________________________________________________________ I recommend that the application be: Allowed: ☐ Disallowed: ☐ Signature: ____________________________________________ Date: _____________________ Board of Supervisors: Allowed: ☐ Disallowed: ☐ Date: _____________________ Signature: _______________________________________________________________________ 54-019b (12/9/19)
Homestead Tax Credit, 54-028
More about the Iowa Form 54-028 Other Tax Credit TY 2019
This application must be filed or mailed to your city or county assessor by July 1 of the year in which the credit is first claimed. It must be postmarked by July 1. Upon filing and allowance of the claim, the claim is allowed on that homestead for successive years without further filing as long as the person qualifies for the homestead credit.
We last updated the Homestead Property Tax Credit Application in February 2020, so this is the latest version of Form 54-028, fully updated for tax year 2019. You can download or print current or past-year PDFs of Form 54-028 directly from TaxFormFinder. You can print other Iowa tax forms here.
Other Iowa Other Forms:
|Form Code||Form Name|
|Form 54-130||Iowa Rent Reimbursement Claim|
|Form 54-028||Homestead Property Tax Credit Application|
|Form 54-001||Iowa Property Tax Credit Claim|
|Form 54-023||Application for Family Farm Property Tax Credit|
|Form 54-024||Business Property Tax Credit Application|
Iowa usually releases forms for the current tax year between January and April. We last updated Iowa Form 54-028 from the Department of Revenue in February 2020.
Form 54-028 is an Iowa Other form. States often have dozens of even hundreds of various tax credits, which, unlike deductions, provide a dollar-for-dollar reduction of tax liability. Some common tax credits apply to many taxpayers, while others only apply to extremely specific situations. In most cases, you will have to provide evidence to show that you are eligible for the tax credit, and calculate the amount of the credit to which you are entitled.
Historical Past-Year Versions of Iowa Form 54-028
We have a total of two past-year versions of Form 54-028 in the TaxFormFinder archives, including for the previous tax year. Download past year versions of this tax form as PDFs here:
Homestead Tax Credit, 54-028
Iowa Special Assessment Credit, 54036
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