FARM & FORESTLAND SPECIAL ASSESSMENTS
To apply for Farmland in Non-Farm Zone you will need to bring your Federal form Schedule F from prior years with a minimum of 3 out of the previous 5 years showing adequate income for the acreage you wish to receive the special assessment, along with the application fee (see below).
No application is required to request Farmland in Exclusive Farm-Use Zone. However you will need to show evidence that you are farming with the intent to make a profit in cash.
Application for Designated Forestland (click here) (application fee required, see below)
Application for Small Tract Forestland (click here) (No application fee is required for the Small Tract application. However, if not currently receiving a forestland special assessment, you will also need to complete the Designated Forestland application above with it's application fee at the same time)
Application Fee for Designated Forestland and Non-Farm Zone Farmland:
$75.00 plus $5.00 per acre applied for.
Application period is from January through April 1 for the upcoming tax year.
Applications must be received in our office by April 1 (not postmark by).