Real Property Tax Appeal

 TitleModified DateDescription
Notice of Real Property Tax Appeal12/4/2018Taxpayer may submit the Tax Appeal Form disputing the market value between December 1st through December 31st.

Real Property Forms and Handouts (PDF format)

The following forms must be submitted by mail or in person. Forms will not be accepted through email or fax as original, hand-written signatures are required.

 TitleModified DateDescription
2018 Tax Rates7/2/2018Resolution No. 2018-14 establishing real property tax rates for fiscal year July 1, 2018 to June 30, 2019
Understanding your Real Property Taxes12/20/2016Summary of real property tax relief programs
Use Survey Form12/4/2018Initial "use survey" was mailed to "improved" properties to establish Tax Classification for 2013. To amend tax class, please notify our office of new use(s) by completing this form.
Criteria For Change To Tax Classification7/2/2018A list of necessary documentation provided by the Owner of the property, should the Owner wish to have their Tax Classification changed.
Income Affidavit7/28/2017Affidavit used when taxpayer no longer is required to file U.S. Federal Income Tax or Hawai`i State Income Tax returns. Signature must be notarized.
2020 Long Term Affordable Rental Program 10/9/2018Tax Relief program for those Owners providing affordable rental units for 1-year or longer at a rate as set forth by the Kauai County Housing Agency. Deadline to file for the 2020 real property tax year is September 30th, 2019.
Claim for Residential Fire Suppression Exemption8/10/2018Real Property Tax Exemption for residential building that has installed an automatic fire suppression system that satisfies the requirements of the real property exemption (Chapter 5A-11.31, K.C.C. 1987); deadline to file SEPTEMBER 30TH.
Change of Mailing Address3/10/2014Change of Mailing Address
*NEW* Administrative Rules8/10/2018Real Property Tax Classification Rules, effective August 5, 2015.
Kuleana Tax Exemption7/2/2018Tax exemption application form for Kuleana land owners. Filing deadline SEPT 30TH
Claim for Totally Disabled Veteran (Sec 5A-11.6)2/16/2018Claim for Exemption as a Totally Disabled Veteran applicable to entire homestead more particularly defined on page 2 of this claim form. Final determination will be obtained from Dept of Veterans Affairs.
RP Form P-39/20/2018Home Exemption Claim Form, Rules & Policy Filing deadline SEPT 30TH
RP Form P-51/23/2013RP Form P-5 Claim for Charitable & Miscellaneous Exemption. Filing deadline SEPT 30TH
Requirements of Charitable/Nonprofit Exemption9/24/2018Requirements for filing charitable or nonprofit exemption. Filing deadline SEPT 30TH
RP Form P-5A1/23/2013RP Form P-5A Claim for Low & Moderate Income Housing. File in duplicate annually by SEPT 30th
RP Form P-68/22/2016RP Form P-6 Claim for Exemption - Hansen's Disease, Blind, Deaf, or Totally Disabled
N-172 Form8/22/2016N-172 State Tax Form used as Physician's Certification Form. RP Form P-6 should accompany this form. Filing deadline SEPT 30TH
RP Form P-71/24/2013RP Form P-7 Claim for exemption by Public Utilities. Filing deadline SEPT 30TH.
RP-107/22/2010Administrative Rules for Home Use & Homestead
RP-117/22/2010Administrative Rule for Assessment of Property
RP Form P-411/10/2017RP Form P-41 Petition to Dedicate Land for Agricultural Use. Deadline July 1st
Additional Information to Accompany Petition to Dedicate1/24/2013Description of criteria for crop, crop spacing, forestry, pasture for horses and pasture for livestock to qualify for Agriculture Dedication
Extension of Existing Agricultural Dedication Due To Damages Sustained during Floods of April 14-15, 20188/10/2018Form provides deadlines for restoration of agricultural uses without penalty, dates depending on the amount of acres dedicated; filing deadline is SEPTEMBER 30TH.
Agricultural Dedication Program Rules1/24/2013Administrative Rules of the Director of Finance Relating to Dedication of Lands to Agriculture Use under Section 5A-9.1 of the Kauai Co. Code 1987
Application for Tree Farm Development1/28/2013Tax exemption application for Tree Farm Development
RP Form P-431/25/2013RP Form P-43 Notice of Change in Facts Reported on Home Exemptions claim
RP Form P-51 - Tax Appeal Form12/15/2017Taxpayer may submit the Tax Appeal Form disputing the market value between December 1st through December 31st
RP Form P-531/27/2015RP Form P-53 Tax Map Order Form and instructions
RP Form P-701/25/2013RP Form P-70 Taxpayer's Notice of Complaint
RPA Form 1/20001/24/2017RPA Form 1/2000 Claim for Safe Room Exemption, including safe room criteria
Commercial Alternative Energy Exemption1/6/2015Exemption for energy production facility that generates, stores or distributes energy from renewable energy sources
Petition to Dedicate for Historic Preservation8/28/2018Application for Historic Preservation dedication. Deadline JULY 1ST

Real Property Forms and Handouts (DOC format)

The following forms must be submitted by mail or in person. Forms will not be accepted through email or fax as original, hand-written signatures are required.

 TitleModified DateSizeDescription
Understanding Real Property Taxes1/17/2017286.50 KBUnderstanding your Real Property Taxes