There are 3 exemptions that need to be renewed on an annual basis:
· Senior Citizen’s Assessment Freeze
· Homestead Exemption for Persons with Disabilities
You may now apply for them On-Line at
Fremont Township Assessor’s Office Assistance
If you are in need of assistance completing and submitting the exemption renewals, please call us for help. You will need to provide us the necessary documentation.
Each exemption requires the property be their principal residence.
To Qualify for the Senior Citizen’s Assessment Freeze:
Be 65 years of age or older.
Have a total household income of $65,000 or less in 2020.
Provide your 2020 tax return, 1040 or 1040SR for 2020
To Qualify for the Homestead Exemption for Persons with Disabilities
Provide a copy of your Illinois Disabled Person Identification Card or
Provide Proof of Social Security Administration Social Security Benefits or
A completed PTAX-343-A Form, Physician’s Statement
To Qualify for the Homestead Exemption for Veterans with Disabilities
Provide documentation from the U.S. Department of Veterans’ Affairs for the current assessment year, 2021, stating the service-connected disability.
The County has made this commitment to file on-line. My office understands this will create difficulties for our seniors, and we are here to help. Don't hesitate to call us!
Joseph R Herchenbach
Fremont Township Assessor