Pennsylvania Homestead/Farmstead Exclusion: Property Tax Relief Act


  • Penn-Delco School District property owners must be approved by Delaware County for the Homestead/Farmstead Exclusion by March 1st of each year to be eligible for property tax relief.  Homestead/Farmstead exclusion applications are generated by the Delaware County Board of Assessment and sent to Penn-Delco for mailing with instructions to property owners.

    • The Pennsylvania Homestead/Farmstead Exclusion Property Tax Relief is applicable only for your primary residence or homestead where you currently reside in PDSD.
    • To check the status of your PA Homestead/Farmstead Exclusion please visit the Delaware County Public Access System .
    • Taxpayers can call the Penn-Delco Tax Office at (610) 497-6300, ext. 1304 to request PA Homestead information or application from the county.  Please include your name, phone number and property address.  
    • All requests for PA Homestead applications will be forwarded to the Delaware County Homestead Coordinator by December 15 each year - to county last print date in February.