Q: Why would homeowner at the age of 70, not be exempt from property tax in Pontotoc County. In fact it was increased?
A: Only disabled veterans or their unremarried surviving spouses are 100% exempt from paying property tax in Mississippi. An exemption for seniors, and disabled people, is available in Mississippi, and persons over 65 can qualify for a reduction of up to $7,500 on the taxable value of their property.
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