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Vermont Homestead Declaration AND Property Tax Credit Claim

Vermont Homestead Declaration AND Property Tax Credit Claim 2021 Form HS-122

DUE DATE: April 15, 2021

You may file up to Oct 15, 2021, but the town may assess a penalty. For details on late filing, see the instructions.

This form must be filed each year by every Vermont resident whose property meets the definition of a homestead. 

A Vermont homestead is the principal dwelling and parcel of land surrounding the dwelling, owned and occupied by a resident individual as the individual’s domicile on April 1. If your homestead is leased to a tenant on April 1, you may still claim it as a homestead if it is not leased for more than 182 days in the 2021 calendar year.


Documents You Will Need:

*Copy of 2020/2021 property tax bill

*Income information for you, your spouse/civil union partner, and all other members of the household
 such as W-2, 1099, SSA-1099, SSA-1042S, RRB-1099, RRB-1045, business income information

*The property owner’s Social Security Number

*The property’s School Property Account Number (SPAN) printed on the property tax bill


How to file:                                                 (NOTE: Form may be included in your tax return.)

Send the HS-122 & HI-144 forms to the Vermont Department of Taxes OR File your claim online at If you need assistance filing this form, please consult your tax accountant.





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