Farm & Agricultural Land - New App (New App Fee $748.50)
Applicants MUST provide 3 years of commercial farming income proof out of the last 5 years that supports the criteria below.
Applications are taken during the entire year and classification is applied as follows: Example: 2022 Application Year 2023 Reduced Land Value - June Assessment Notice 2024 1st Tax Benefit Year
20 or more Contiguous Acres - Although there is no set price per acre for over 20 acres, the Assessor’s Office requires that your commercial farming activity must generate income relative to the production capacity of the classified acreage.
5 Acres but less than 20 Acres – $200 per Acre x Acres in program = Gross Income requirement for 3 out of 5 years.
Less than 5 Acres - $1,500 Gross Income per year for 3 out of 5 years.