How to file for your homestead exemption

Follow these steps:

  1. Watch the video below
  2. Print and fill out this Homestead exemption form for Texas 
    (This is the statewide version of the form. Some counties supply their own.)
  3. Make a copy of your driver's license showing your new address
  4. Mail the form (mailing addresses are below the video)

If you think you filed a homestead but just want to make sure it is in place. This video shows how to verify your homestead exemption status


This video covers everything you need to know about Homestead Exemptions in Texas:



Where to mail your homestead exemption forms:

Tarrant Appraisal District: 2500 Handley-Ederville Rd, Fort Worth, TX 76118      Phone 817-284-0024

Denton Appraisal District: PO BOX 2816, Denton, TX 76202      Phone 940-349-3810

Dallas Appraisal District: 2949 North Stemmons Freeway, Dallas, TX 75247    Phone: 214-631-0910