North Carolina General Statutes allow for certain types of property to be exempt from property taxes. Exempt property may include but is not limited to the following:
Property used for religious purposes
Property set aside for burial purposes
Property used for educational, scientific, or literary purposes
Property used for charitable purposes
To apply for exemption, an application must be received in the Assessment Division of the Tax Administration Office by January 31, or postmarked by January 31. To receive an application or find out more about exempt property, please contact us.
2020 Tax Listing Period Ends January 31, 2021
By NC General Statute, personal property and certain real property is to be listed for property tax purposes by January 31 of each year.