Homestead Property - Apply For Blind Disabled Exemption

A special homestead classification that provides a reduced class rate for homestead property of any person who qualifies as blind or as permanently and totally disabled. Class 1b is not an exemption from property taxes; it is a reduction in taxes.

Gather your information 

Read the Homestead Classification for Blind or Disabled FAQ.

It will explain how you can qualify, when you should apply, and what information you will need to provide.

Note: If you do not provide the required information, your application will be denied.

Download and complete the application 

You must complete the entire application fully and legibly.

Note: If more than two owners occupy the property, fill out another application with the additional owner/occupant information.

Mail the application 

Mail the application to:

Olmsted County

Property Records & Licensing

151 4th Street SE

Rochester, MN 55904

Gather your information 

Read the Homestead Classification for Blind or Disabled FAQ.

It will explain how you can qualify, when you should apply, and what information you will need to provide.

Note: If you do not provide the required information, your application will be denied.

Download and complete the application 

You must complete the entire application fully and legibly.

Note: If more than two owners occupy the property, fill out another application with the additional owner/occupant information.

Deliver the application 

Deliver the application to:

Olmsted County

Property Records & Licensing

151 4th Street SE

Rochester, MN 55904

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