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Manatee County residents who are eligible for homestead exemption may defer payment of a portion of their property taxes if they meet certain income and age requirements set forth in Florida Statute 197.252New window and Florida Administrative Code 12D-13.0283New window.

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Apply for tax deferral

To see if you are eligible for tax deferral, please read the requirements in Florida Statute 197.252 and Florida Administrative Code 12D-13.0283New window.

If you qualify and want to apply, print and complete the Application for Homestead Tax Deferral PDF file, then contact our office for instructions.

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Contact information

Field Services and Collections Department
Manatee County Tax Collector
4333 US 301 N
Ellenton FL 34222

Phone: (941) 741-4835 or (941) 741-4832
Fax: (941) 721-2008

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