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Santa Clara County
LAWRENCE E. STONE, Assessor
Exemption Division - (408) 299-6460
County Government Center, East Wing, 70 W. Hedding St.,San Jose, CA 95110-1771
CLAIM FOR HOMEOWNERS' PROPERTY TAX EXEMPTION
SEE INSTRUCTIONS BEFORE COMPLETING
FOR ASSESSOR'S USE ONLY
If eligible, sign and file this form with the Assessor on or before February 15, or
before the 30th day following the date of notice of supplemental assessment
whichever comes first.
NAME AND MAILING ADDRESS
(Make necessary corrections to the printed name and mailing address)
Address of dwelling
Print your social security number and name here:
I don't have social security number.
Print co-owner's or spouse's social security number and name
when this property is also his/her principal residence:
Co-owner doesn't have social security number.
(Please Print Name)
(Please Print Name)
This claim may be used to file for the Homeowners' Exemption for the Assessment Roll and the Supplemental Assessment Roll. A new owner
must file a claim even if the property is already receiving the homeowners' exemption. Please carefully read the information and instructions
before answering the questions listed below.
1. When did you acquire this property?
2. Date you occupied this property as your principal residence (see instructions):
3. Do you own another property that is, or was, your principal place of residence in California?
If YES, please provide the address below, and the date you moved out, if no longer your principal place of residence:
Only the owners or their spouses who occupy the above-described property (including a purchaser under contract of sale) or his or her legal
representative may sign this claim. (If the property comprises more than one dwelling unit, other co-owner occupants may wish to file
separate claims; however, only one exemption will be allowed per dwelling unit.)
If you are buying this property under an unrecorded contract of sale and the Assessor does not have a copy of the contract, you
must attach a copy to this claim.
I certify (or declare) under penalty of perjury under the laws of the State of California that the foregoing and all information hereon,
including any accompanying statements or documents, is true, correct, and complete to the best of my knowledge and belief.
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SIGNATURE OF OWNER-OCCUPANT
SIGNATURE OF OCCUPANT'S SPOUSE OR CO-OWNER-OCCUPANT
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DAYTIME TELEPHONE NUMBER
IF YOU DO NOT OCCUPY THIS PARCEL AS YOUR PRINCIPAL RESIDENCE, PLEASE DISCARD THIS FORM.
If you occupy this parcel at a later date, contact the Assessor at that time.
THIS DOCUMENT IS NOT SUBJECT TO PUBLIC INSPECTION
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Santa Clara County Assessor
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70 W. Hedding St, East Wing, 5th Floor
San Jose, CA 95110
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