Blind Exemption (RSA 72:37)

A resident who is legally blind as determined by the Blind Services Department of Vocational Rehabilitation, Division of the Education Department shall be exempt each year of the assessed value, for property tax purposes, of his or her residential real estate to the value of $40,000. Applications may be obtained from the Assessing Office. Applications must be received by April 15th.


  • Applies only to residential property
  • Applicant must be determined legally blind by New Hampshire Services for the Blind

Certification Letters

Certification letters to be obtained from:
State of New Hampshire
Department of Education
Bureau of Services for Blind and Visually Impaired
21 S Fruit Street
Suite 20
Concord, NH 03301-8530
Phone: 603-271-3537
Fax: 603-271-3816