All veterans or spouses of deceased veterans must have their tax exemption letter (Summary of Benefits) in our office no later than December 31 of each year. If we do not receive this letter, we will not be able to exempt your taxes for the following year.
A surviving spouse of a veteran who died from service connected causes is or would be entitled to department benefits in the form of death indemnity compensation.
All surviving spouses must have their NOTARIZED affidavit and Summary of Benefits in our office no later than December 31 of each year. If we do not receive the affidavit, we will not be able to exempt your taxes for the following year. You may download the affidavit below.
Email your scanned Tax Exemption Letter (Summary of Benefits) and/or Surviving Spouse Affidavit
Download Surviving Spouse Affidavit
Attn: Allison Harms
215 E Central Ave. Room 101
Bentonville, AR 72712
Phone: (479) 464-6173
Fax: (479) 271-1051
Email: Allison.Harms@bentoncountyar.gov Web Site: BentonCountyAR.gov