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Saturday, July 23, 2016


Phone: 757-890-3381   TDD: 757-890-3621
Office Hours: 8:15 am - 5:00 pm

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Mailing Address:
PO Box 190 
Yorktown, VA 23690-0190
Physical Address:
120 Alexander-Hamilton Blvd.
Yorktown, VA 23690

Business License:
757-890-3383
FAX: 757-890-3380

Personal Property & State Income Tax:
757-890-3381

Real Estate Tax:
757-890-3382

Fax: 757-890-3389
TDD: 757-890-3621

Email: revofc@yorkcounty.gov

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VETERANS TAX RELIEF

On January 1, 2011, the General Assembly enacted an amendment to the Code of Virginia allowing for tax exemption on real property for qualified veterans that are 100% service-connected, permanent and totally disabled, or surviving spouse. In order to qualify for this exemption, the veteran must present to the Commissioner of the Revenue the following documentation:

NEW: On July 15, 2011, Virginia Attorney General, Kenneth T. Cuccinelli II, opined that "if a veteran receives a 100% service-connected, permanent, and total disability rating from the VA for any reason, the tax exemption will apply".

• A letter from the U. S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) stating 100% service-connected, permanent and total disability. The veteran must request the letter of disability from the VA office; it will not automatically be provided. The VA has created a form, VA Form 21-4138, that may be used for this request.  
   
• A written statement indicating the name of the disabled veteran and spouse, if applicable, as well as indicating whether the real property is jointly owned by a husband and wife and certifying that the real property is occupied as the veteran’s principal place of residence. In lieu of the written statement, the veteran may complete our online application.

For more information or assistance, you may contact our office at (757)890-3382.

To view the complete amendment to the Code of Virginia regarding this tax relief, please visit the Virginia's Legislative Information System website.