Exemption Forms

Explanation of Available Exemptions – This document explains what exemptions are available.

Request for Exemption Cancellation

Homestead Exemption - DR-501 – Due by March 1st (or next business day, if on a weekend or legal holiday) – Use this form to apply for homestead exemption on your primary residence.
NOTE: Photo identification in the form of a Florida Drivers License, for non drivers, a Florida ID or a Resident Alien Card is required at time of application.

Transfer of Homestead Assessment Difference - DR-501T – Due by March 1st (or next business day, if on a weekend or legal holiday) – Use this form to apply for transfer of Homstead Exemption.

Physicians Certification of Total and Permanent Disability - DR-416 – Due by March 1st (or next business day, if on a weekend or legal holiday) -Two certificates needed to apply for additional tax relief due to a physical disability.

Optometrist’s Certification of Total and Permanent Disability - DR-416B – Due by March 1st (or next business day, if on a weekend or legal holiday) – Use this form to apply for Total and Permanently disabled due to Legally blindness.

Senior Citizen Exemption Application - DR-501SC – Due by March 1st (or next business day, if on a weekend or legal holiday) – Use this form to apply for up to an additional $50,000 Senior exemption.

Wholly Exempt Application (Religious, Charitable, Educational…) - DR-504 – Ad Valorem Tax Exemption – Application and Return. 

Application For Homestead Tax Discount - DR-501DV – Due by March 1st (or next business day, if on a weekend or legal holiday) – Use this form to apply for Veterans Age 65 and Older with a Combat-Related Disability.

Deployed Military Exemption Application - DR-501M – Due by March 1st (or next business day, if on a weekend or legal holiday) – Use this form to apply for exemption for Deployed Servicemembers; New Designated Military Operations.

Real Property Dedicated In Perpetuity For Conservation - DR-418C – Due by March 1st (or next business day, if on a weekend or legal holiday) – Use this form to apply for Conservation Exemption.

Business Related Forms

Tangible Personal Property DR-405 - (Due by April 1st) – Please fill out this form if you have a business or other taxable personal property.

Tangible Personal Property DR-405 – Instructions

Extension Request for DR-405 Tangible Tax Return - (Due by March 20th) – Please fill out this form if you would like to file an extension on a Tangible Return.

Notice of Change Form – DR-405 Tangible Tax Return – If you closed your business or sold to another entity this form is to be attached to a DR-405 tangible return

Real Estate Notice of Change of Ownership or Control Non-Homestead Property - DR-430

Change of Ownership or Control, Multiple Parcels - DR-430M – To be submitted with the DR-430 form for multiple parcels.

HCPA-New/Closed Business

Classification Use Forms

Agricultural Classification of Lands - DR-482 – Due by March 1st (or next business day, if on a weekend or legal holiday)- Please fill out this form if you have a bona-fide commercial operation.

Supplement to DR-482 (REQUIRED) - This form must be filled out and submitted along with the DR-482

Land Used For Conservation Assessment Application - DR-482C – Due by March 1st (or next business day, if on a weekend or legal holiday) – Use this form to apply for a Non-Perpetual Conservation Easement.

Value Adjustment Board 

Petition to Value Adjustment Board-Request for Hearing - DR-486

Written Authorization for Representation Before the Value Adjustment Board - DR-486A

Value Adjustment Board Attachment to Single Joint Petition for Multiple Units Filing - DR-486MU

Petition of the Value Adjustment Board-Tax Deferral or Penalty Request For Hearing - DR-486DP

Petition to the Value Adjustment Board-Transfer of Homestead Assessment Difference, Request For Hearing - DR-486PORT

Power of Attorney for Representation Before the Value Adjustment Board - DR-486POA

Value Adjustment Board Withdrawal of Petition - DR-485WI
Clerk of the VAB – FAQ: https://www.hendryclerk.org/value-adjustment-board 

Other Forms

Address Change Form – Please fill out this form to notify us if your Property or Mailing Address has changed.