Property Tax Exemptions

Program Description

RI General Law 44-3-4 gives property tax exemptions for veterans and widow(er)s of veterans. RI General Law 44-3-5 gives property tax exemptions for Gold Star parents.



  • Other than dishonorable discharge.
  • Service during wartime for WWII, Korea, and Vietnam. After Vietnam, service in a recognized conflict. Most qualified conflicts are listed on the back of each tax bill and the complete list is given in RI General Laws 44-3-4 and 44-3-4.2.

How To Apply

  • Apply at your town tax assessor.


  • DD-214.

Supplemental Materials

Click here to view the list of local property tax exemptions