City of Franklin Tax Relief for the Elderly or Disabled Persons

Published 10:12 am Tuesday, July 11, 2017

       C I T Y    O F    F R A N K L I N

Virginia  23851



The Commissioner of the Revenue’s office is now taking applications for Tax Relief for the Elderly or Disabled Persons.


Complete or partial real estate tax exemption is provided on real estate owned by and occupied as the sole dwelling of qualified persons who are either:


  1. Sixty-five (65) years of age or older; or


  1. Permanently or totally disabled and are eligible according to the other terms of the ordinance.



The total combined income of the owner and the owner’s relatives living in the household during the 2016 calendar year may not exceed $30,000.00.  The net combined financial worth of the owner or owners as of December 31, 2016 must not exceed $60,000.00.


If you meet the above qualifications, you may obtain an application in the Commissioner of the Revenue’s office in City Hall from 8:30 to 5:00.  Applications must be filed on or before August 1, 2017.


Brenda B. Rickman

Commissioner of the Revenue