Property Tax Division & Deductions

Welcome to the Property Tax Division of the Allen County Auditor's Office. One of the primary responsibilities of the Property Tax Division is to ensure taxpayers are receiving all of the Property Tax deductions for which they are eligible and then factoring this information into the calculation of property taxes.

Allen County Homestead Audit

Our office is currently in the process of auditing all properties receiving the homestead deduction. We are mailing questionnaires (sample below) to selected properties to gather more information. If you receive a questionnaire, please answer the questions and return the completed questionnaire to the address listed on top of the questionnaire or you may email it to the Auditor's Office If you have questions please contact Crystal Jones at 260-449-7901 between 9 am and 5 pm. Monday through Friday. You can also email your questions to the Auditor's Office.

Homestead Deduction Application & Removal

Are you currently receiving the Homestead Deduction on your primary residence? The Homestead Deduction can significantly reduce your property taxes. If you are not currently receiving the Homestead Deduction, then click the Homestead Deduction link below to submit an online application.

Please click the following link to access the Homestead Deduction information and application:

View the Homestead Deduction page.

Have you moved from a property from which you were previously receiving the Homestead Deduction on? If so, you must notify Auditor's office that your previous property is no longer being used as your Homestead. Please complete the Change of Use on Property Receiving the Homestead Deduction form by clicking the link below. Upon completing and submitting the form, you will receive a confirmation email that your form has been successfully submitted. If you would rather complete the form by hand, you can print and return the form to Auditor's office by email, fax, standard mail, or in person.

Mortgage Deduction Application & Removal-  Repealed for January 1, 2023 Assessment Date

Please click the following link to access the Mortgage Deduction information and application:

View the Mortgage Deduction page.

Property Tax Deductions

To view information and applications for Property Tax deductions please click here:

View the Deduction Forms page.

Quick Information

New! Visit the following link to complete the online Change of Address form. Once the form is completed and submitted, you will receive a confirmation email letting you know that we have received the submission.