24 09, 2019

I’m a first time home buyer. Am I eligible for the rate reduction too?

2019-09-27T17:06:59-04:00September 24th, 2019||

If you are a Howard County Law Enforcement Officer, Howard County Fire and Rescue Services Member or a Howard County Teacher and you are a FIRST TIME HOMEBUYER, you are exempt from County Transfer Tax. Even if you are not a first time home-buyer, but fit into one of the categories (Howard County Law Enforcement Officer, Howard County Fire and [...]

24 09, 2019

Which services are eligible for the tax exemption/rate reduction?

2019-09-27T17:06:59-04:00September 24th, 2019||

You must be a Howard County Police Officer, Firefighter, Emergency Services or Teacher to take advantage of potential savings on real estate taxes. If you are a teacher of any other county, you do not qualify – only certified professional teachers employed by the Howard County Board of Education qualify. Howard County Law Enforcement Officers, Howard County Fire and Rescue Services Member [...]