The Senior Homestead Exemption
The Senior Citizens Assessment Freeze Exemption
Properties located in the City of Galesburg
Properties located outside the City of Galesburg
Supervisor of Assessments
SENIOR CITIZEN TAX DEFERRAL
To qualify you must:
The forms for the deferral program are available in the Knox County Collector’s office and they must be filed on or before March 1. This program is a loan with an annual interest rate of 6%; it does not erase the tax liability.
Knox County Collector’s Office
Taxpayers may also be eligible for the Senior Citizens and Disabled Persons. Property Tax Relief and Pharmaceutical Assistance Act. You must be at least 65 years of age or a disabled person and also meet the income requirements. For more information, contact the IL Department of Aging or the local VNA office – 309-342-1152.