Hampshire County Assessor

66 North High Street
Romney, WV 26757

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Homestead Exemption

For those persons who have been or will be a resident of the State of West Virginia for two or more consecutive years prior to the tax year for which the exemption is sought, and who are 65 years of age or older or who are certified as being totally and permanently disabled, an exemption of $20,000 from the assessed value of the homestead is available. Persons applying for the homestead exemption must make application for the exemption, between July 1 and December 1, in the Office of the Assessor.

When Submitting Form - It Requires Copy of Drivers License and/or Disability Verification Forms from Social Security