Miami-Dade County

Monday is deadline to file for homestead exemption

Miami Herald

Miami-Dade property owners must file for a homestead exemption by Monday, March 2nd.

The exemption allows Florida homeowners to claim a property tax break of up to $50,000 on their primary residence. Homeowners who have received the exemption in the past automatically receive the exemption each year.

Consumers can apply online at until 11:59 pm on Monday, or apply by mail postmarked no later than Monday. They can also file in person until 5:00 pm Monday at the offices of the Miami-Dade County Property Appraiser in downtown Miami or in Cutler Bay.

Those who need assistance should call 305-375-4712.

In-person assistance is available at the following locations this Saturday between 10 am and 2 pm.

McDonald Center

17051 NE 19th Avenue

North Miami Beach, FL 33162

South Dade Government Center

10710 SW 211th Street, 2nd Floor

Cutler Bay, FL 33189