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Senior Parcel Tax Exemption

You are eligible for an exemption from the Evergreen School District parcel tax if:

  • You are the owner of a parcel within Evergreen School District (ESD) boundaries
  • You are at least 65 years old as of June 30 of the next year
  • The parcel is your principal residence

To request exemption from the parcel tax, please use the following link to submit the Online Exemption Form and upload the required documents. Submissions must be received not later then May 31, 2022:

  1. Your completed Online Exemption Form
  2. Additional required documents

If you have previously been granted an exemption from the parcel tax, your exemption will be automatically renewed each year as long as you remain eligible for the exemption.

 If you are unable to access the online link to submit the form online, please contact  Santha Pinedo (408) 270-6863 or Patty Maciel (408) 270-6822 to make arrangements    to complete the online form in the  Business Office.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Who is Eligible for the Senior Parcel Tax Exemption?
A: If you are the owner of a parcel within the Evergreen School District (ESD) boundaries, are at least 65 years old as of June 30 of the next year and that parcel is your principal residence, you are eligible for an exemption from the district’s parcel tax.

Q: How Do I file for a Senior Parcel Tax Exemption?
A: If you wish to be exempt from the parcel tax, you need to submit the online Request for Exemption with the Evergreen School District. This request must be filed by May 31st with ESD.

Required Documents:
To process your request, the Evergreen School District needs copies of the following documents:

  1. Proof of Ownership
    • Tax Bill

  2. Proof of Residence (1 of the following)
    • California Driver’s License/CA ID Card
    • Utility Bill
    • Social Security Check

  3. Proof of Birth Date (1 of the following)
    • California Driver’s License/CA ID Card
    • Passport
    • Birth Certificate
    • Medicare Card

 

Q: How Do I Renew My Exemption?
A: If you have previously been granted an exemption from the parcel tax, your exemption will be automatically renewed each year as long as you remain eligible for the exemption.