Tax Relief, Deferral, Exemption & Abatement

  1. Car Tax Relief

    The Personal Property Tax Relief Act of 1998 provides tax relief on the first $20,000 of the assessed value for qualified passenger cars, motorcycles, and pickup or panel trucks having a registered gross weight of less than 7,501 pounds.

  2. Handicapped / Disabled Veteran Motor Vehicle Tax

    The City of Newport News provides motor vehicle tax reductions for qualifying handicapped persons and disabled veterans.

  3. Military Tax Information

    Find tax information specific for active duty military, retired and disabled military members.

  4. Mobile Home Tax Deferral

    The City of Newport News provides mobile home tax deferral for qualifying elderly and disabled applicants.

  5. Real Estate Tax Deferral for Elderly & Disabled

    You may apply for this program beginning January 1 until August 31 each calendar year.

  6. Real Estate Tax Exemption For Elderly

    You may apply for this program between January 1 until August 31 each calendar year.

  7. Real Estate Tax Exemption for Disabled Veterans

    This exemption was enacted by a constitutional amendment approved by Virginia voters on November 2, 2010. Subsequently, the 2011 General Assembly amended the Code of Virginia by adding code sections 58.1-3219.5 and 58.1-3219.6.

  8. Residential Real Estate Property Tax Abatement

    This program is available on a city-wide basis and tax abatement can be utilized for all homes, regardless of value or homeowners income.