Forms
DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE TAX FORMS All the forms referenced below can be found at the following link http://dor.myflorida.com/dor/forms/index.html#adval EXEMPTIONS AND OTHER INFORMATION (1) Agricultural Exemption: If applying for agricultural exemption you will need all of the following: DR-482 - http://dor.myflorida.com/dor/property/forms/current/dr482_f.pdf Copy of schedule F from recent tax return (2) Declaration of Mobile Home as Real Property: If declaring mobile home as Real Property you will need all of the following: DR-402 - http://dor.myflorida.com/dor/property/forms/current/dr402.pdf Title showing ownership of mobile home (3) Property Name Change If you need to change your address on your property you may fill out the following: DR-535 - http://dor.myflorida.com/dor/property/forms/current/dr535.pdf (4) Tangible Personal Property Return If filing a Tangible Personal Property Return you will need all of the following: DR-405a - http://dor.myflorida.com/dor/property/forms/current/dr405a.pdf Itemized list of all property used in the business process (original cost) (5) Value Adjustment Board Information VAB Petition - http://dor.myflorida.com/dor/property/forms/current/dr486.pdf VAB Petition (multiple) - http://floridarevenue.com/dor/property/forms/current/dr486mu.pdf VAB Withdrawal Form - http://dor.myflorida.com/dor/property/forms/current/dr485wi.pdf (6) Homestead Exemption: If claiming homestead exemption you need all of the following:  DR-501 - http://dor.myflorida.com/dor/property/forms/current/dr501.pdf If attempting to transfer homestead assessment difference you need the following: DR-501t - http://dor.myflorida.com/dor/property/forms/current/dr501t.pdf Below are additional benefits available for qualified Homestead Properties (6a) Blind Exemption: If blind you need one of the following: Florida physician letter or official Florida Form DR416b -    http://dor.myflorida.com/dor/property/forms/current/dr416b.pdf Department of Veterans Affairs letter Social Security Administration letter (6b) Senior Exemption: If claiming senior exemption you need all of the following: Driver’s License for proof of age DR-501SC - http://dor.myflorida.com/dor/property/forms/current/dr501sc.pdf Household Income - Proof of all household income (SSA benefits, DVA benefits, Retirement benefits) (6c) Totally & Permanently Disabled Exemption: If totally & permanently disabled you need one of the following: Florida physician letter or official Florida Form DR416 - http://dor.myflorida.com/dor/property/forms/current/dr416.pdf Department of Veterans Affairs letter Social Security Administration letter If quadriplegic you need on of the following: Two Florida physician letters or official Florida Form DR416 -    http://dor.myflorida.com/dor/property/forms/current/dr416.pdf Department of Veterans Affairs letter Social Security Administration letter If hemiplegic, paraplegic, wheelchair bound, or legally blind you need one of the following: Two Florida physician letters or official Florida Form DR416 -    http://dor.myflorida.com/dor/property/forms/current/dr416.pdf(one can be this form if legally blind Department of Veterans Affairs letter Social Security Administration letter Statement of Income (DR-501a) (6d) Veterans and First Responders Exemptions: Active deployed military application • DR-501M - http://dor.myflorida.com/dor/property/forms/current/dr501m.pdf Disabled veteran discount, age 65 or older • Driver’s License for proof of age • DR-501DV - http://dor.myflorida.com/dor/property/forms/current/dr501dv.pdf • Proof of disability: o Department of Veterans Affairs letter o U.S. Government letter Veteran, disabled 10% or more during wartime service • Proof of disability: o Department of Veterans Affairs letter o U.S. Government letter Veteran confined to wheelchair, service-connected, totally disabled • Proof of disability: o Department of Veterans Affairs letter o U.S. Government letter Service-connected, totally and permanently disabled veteran or surviving spouse • Proof of disability: o Department of Veterans Affairs letter o U.S. Government letter Surviving spouse of veteran who died while on active duty • Letter attesting to the veteran’s death while on active duty Surviving spouse of first responder who died in the line of duty • Letter attesting to the first responder’s death while on active duty (6e) Widowed Exemption:  Death certificate of spouse Address Change Form Combination or Separation of Parcels Form
Gulf County Property Appraiser
Mitch Burke, CFA