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COLUMBIA CITY â€” Mobile home assessment notices have been sent out for 2012, according to Whitley County Auditor Jen McGuire. â€śThe assessments were done and turned in by Jan. 15. Everyone should have received their assessment by now,â€ť said McGuire.
The deadline for submitting applications for property tax deductions is March 31, 2012.
Once reviewing the form to ensure the information is correct â€“ owner, make, model, lot number and assessed value â€“ it can be submitted to the auditorâ€™s office.
â€śAnyone who has either bought a new mobile home or has taken ownership only has until the end of March to get their exemption for this year,â€ť McGuire said.
The deduction applies to a mobile home or manufactured home that is not assessed as real properly. Rental property, commercial property and farm property is not eligible for the deduction.
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