The proposed revised Property Tax Advisory provides guidance to applicants on the occupancy requirements for the senior citizen, disabled person, and disabled veteran property tax exemption described in RCW 84.36.379 through RCW 84.36.389. The occupancy requirement for this property tax exemption was changed from more than nine months per calendar year, to more than six months per calendar year, with the passage of Substitute Senate Bill 6319 in 2020.
Occupancy Requirement for Senior Citizen, Disabled Person, and Disabled Veteran Property Tax Exemption
Planned stakeholder meetings
None at this time.
Public comment period
The Department requests comments and stakeholder feedback related to this ETA no later than November 12, 2020. After a review of the feedback, if any, the Department will consider the appropriate next steps in the issuance process.
General questions and/or how to make a public comment
If you wish to make a public comment or have general questions about this ETA, contact Leslie Mullin at LeslieMu@dor.wa.gov. Any written comments received will be retained as part of the official Tax Advisory File.