Homestead Declaration FAQs

We have compiled a list of some of the most frequently asked questions about Vermont Homestead Declarations. If you still have questions after reviewing this list, please contact us directly at (802) 828-2865 or (866) 828-2865.

Q: What if there is more than one owner of the homestead?

Q: What happens if the homestead is located in two adjoining towns?

Q: What happens if the property is transferred to a new owner after April 1?

Q: What if I rent my homestead on April 1 and occupy it myself for fewer than 183 days in the calendar year?