Property Tax Reduction

Applications/forms may be submitted by mail, email, or in person. Please be mindful of applicable deadlines and that it is the responsibility of the applicant to ensure receipt by the office.

Gooding County Assessor's Office-Attn: Melody Bishop

145 7th Ave East-Gooding, ID 83330     or

Homeowner's Exemption:
Homeowner's in Idaho can enjoy this tax exemption on one home, including manufactured homes, provided they:
1. own the home
2. are an Idaho resident 
3. occupy the home as their primary dwelling
The exemption applies to the value of the home and up to one acre of land. The current exemption maximum is $125,000.
A one time application must be filed within the applicable tax year.
Application for new construction must be within 30 days of occupancy.

  1. Melody Bishop

    Deputy Assessor

Circuit Breaker:
The Circuit Breaker program reduces property taxes for qualified applicants. The amount of reduction is based on income for the previous calendar year. If you qualify, the property taxes on your home, and up to one acre of land, may be reduced by as much as $1,500 (excludes solid waste, irrigation, or other fees charged by government entities). Applications must be filed between January 1 and April 15. You must apply and qualify each year to receive this benefit.

Disabled Veterans Property Tax Benefit:

Please read the attached flyer for more information.

2022 Circuit Breaker Info-Do I qualify? How do I apply? What type of documentation will I need to provide?

For more information, questions and/or assistance with an application, please contact Melody Bishop.