Macomb Twp. is offering to exempt real property used as a homestead for disabled vets or their surviving unmarried spouse. This exemption requires certain criteria:
1. The individual must be “permanently and totally disabled as the result of military service and entitled to veteran’s benefits at the 100% rate.”
2. The person must obtain a certificate from the VA that indicated he/she “is receiving or has received pecuniary assistance due to disability for special adapted housing.
3. The Twp. resident needs to be unemployable according to the VA ratings.
It is still possible to apply for the 2013 exemption at the Macomb Twp. July Board of Review. The deadline for applying is July 21st, 2014. Appointments can be made at the Assessing Dept. or by calling 586-992-0710 option 1.