Veteran Information

A veteran with Total and Permanent disability shall be exempt from payment of all county taxes on the homestead and personal property. A.C.A. 26-3-306

All veterans or spouses of deceased veterans must have their tax exemption letter (Summary of Benefits) in our office no later than December 31, 2016. If we do not receive this letter, we will not be able to exempt your 2016 taxes payable in 2017.

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, 2016. If we do not receive the affidavit, we will not be able to exempt your 2016 taxes due in 2017. You may download the affidavit below.

 Email  your scanned Tax Exemption Letter (Summary of Benefits) and/or Surviving Spouse Affidavit
 Download  Surviving Spouse Affidavit

Contact Information:
Veteran’s Coordinator
Attn: Cheryl Garrett
215 E Central Ave. Room 101
Bentonville, AR 72712

Phone: (479) 464-6173
Fax: (479) 271-1051
Email: Cheryl.Garrett@bentoncountyar.gov
Web Site: BentonCountyAR.gov