Rockford Township Assessor's Office
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General Homestead (Owner Occupied) Exemption

Requires an initial application, sometimes completed at Closing. 
Required January 1st of the assessment year ownership & occupancy. 
Based on the increase above the 1977 EAV up to $6,000, whichever is less. 
Once you apply for this exemption, it will remain in effect until the property transfers ownership.

General Homestead Exemption Form

Please contact the Winnebago County Supervisor of Assessments Office (815) 319-4460 with any questions.