Exemptions are applied for through the State of Tennessee.
The Assessor of Property has very limited ability to exempt properties from taxation, generally allowed only to exempt government owned property and cemeteries. Anything else such as religious facilities, fraternal facilities and educational facilities must be exempted through action by the State Board of Equalization.
If you have questions pertaining to exemptions contact our Exemptions Clerk, Jean Belcher
for information on the process or information needed from our office for filing at
or by e-mail at
Or use the following link to access the State of Tennessee Board of Equalization for information, instructions and forms.