Senior Citizen Assessment Freeze

If you already qualify for the Senior Homestead Exemption and your household income is less than $55,000**, you may qualify for the Senior Homestead Assessment Freeze. Click here to learn how the income is calculated for the purpose of the qualifying for the freeze.

This exemption freezes your assessment, and must be applied for annually. Forms are sent out by the Supervisor of Assessment's Office in April to those seniors who are already receiving the freeze or have recently applied for the Senior Homestead Exemption. Please call our office at (815) 436-5110, download the brochure above or view this video for additional information on how to apply.

Please note: Freeze Renewal Applications are available starting in April each year.

**Beginning with 2018 the income level is being changed to $65,000 or less.

Assessor's Office Disclaimer

The information contained on this site was compiled from data available at the Plainfield Township Assessor's Office solely for the governmental purpose of property assessment. This information should not be relied upon by anyone as the final determination of ownership of property, market value and/or for any other purpose without verification of the information with official records on file. No warranties, either expressed or implied whatsoever are provided for the accuracy of data contained herein, its use, or its interpretation. Although information is updated periodically, the information contained herein may not accurately reflect the most current data available. The assessed values and other information may not be certified and may be subject to change before being finalized for ad valorem tax purposes without notice. The Plainfield Township Assessor assumes no responsibility, nor liability for any unauthorized dissemination of the information and/or damages arising from the use of the property data contained herein.