Disabled Veteran Property Tax Credit Requirements

See ND State Century Code 57-02-08.8 for complete requirements.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • The applicant must be a disabled veteran of the United States armed forces with an armed forces service-connected disability of 50% or greater.
  • The veteran must have been discharged under honorable conditions or be retired from the armed forces of the United States.
  • The percentage of credit allowed is equal to the percentage of the disabled veteran’s disability compensation rating for service-connected disabilities as certified by the Department of Veterans Affairs for the purpose of applying for a property tax credit.
  • The surviving spouse of a deceased qualifying veteran is eligible for a credit
  • A surviving spouse who is receiving Department of Veterans Affairs dependency and indemnity compensation receives a 100% credit.
  • The disabled veteran’s income and assets do not affect eligibility for the credit.

Guidelines available at ND Tax Department website. Use the link below to download the North Dakota Tax Department application for property tax credit. Provide a copy of the Form DD214 showing veteran’s honorable discharge from active military service and a certificate from the Department of Veterans Affairs certifying to the percentage of service-connected disability when claiming exemption for the first time.

If you would like assistance filling out the application form or for more detailed exemption information, please call 701-667-3232 or e-mail.