HB 1499

  • Indiana House Bill
  • 2023 Regular Session
  • Introduced in House
  • Passed House Feb 21, 2023
  • Senate
  • Governor

Property tax matters.


Provides that the circuit-breaker credit is equal to the amount by which a person's property tax liability attributable to the person's homestead exceeds, for property taxes first due and payable: (1) in 2024, 0.95%; and (2) in 2025, 0.975%; of the gross assessed value of the property that is the basis for determination of the property taxes. Increases the amount of the supplemental homestead deduction for property taxes first due and payable in 2024 and 2025. Provides that if a taxpayer presents an appraisal to the county property tax assessment board of appeals (county board) that meets specified requirements, the appraisal is presumed to be correct. Provides that if the county board disagrees with the taxpayer's appraisal, the county board may seek review of the appraisal or obtain an independent appraisal. Provides that after the assignment of value, the parties shall retain their rights to appeal the assessment or assessments to the Indiana board of tax review. Provides that, notwithstanding any increase in assessed value of property from the previous assessment date, the total amount of operating referendum tax that may be levied by a school corporation for taxes first due and payable in 2024 may not increase by more than 3% over the maximum operating referendum tax that could be levied by the school corporation in the previous year. Increases the renter's state income tax deduction to $4,000. Increases the residential property state income tax deduction to $3,500. Authorizes a county fiscal body to adopt an ordinance to provide property tax relief for property tax liability attributable to homesteads for qualified individuals. Modifies the threshold amounts used for determining whether a political subdivision's project is a controlled project and whether the petition and remonstrance process or the referendum process applies based on the political subdivision's total debt service tax rate. Provides a calculation to be used in determining the maximum levy growth quotient in 2024 and 2025.

Bill Sponsors (6)



Mar 01, 2023


First reading: referred to Committee on Tax and Fiscal Policy

  • Reading-1
  • Referral-Committee
tax and fiscal policy

Feb 22, 2023


Referred to the Senate

Feb 21, 2023


Senate sponsors: Senators Holdman and Buchanan


Third reading: passed; Roll Call 187: yeas 94, nays 1

Feb 16, 2023


Second reading: ordered engrossed

Feb 13, 2023


Committee report: amend do pass, adopted

Feb 09, 2023


Representative Pryor added as coauthor

Jan 30, 2023


Representative Clere added as coauthor

Jan 17, 2023


Coauthored by Representative Cherry


First reading: referred to Committee on Ways and Means

  • Reading-1
  • Referral-Committee
ways and means


Authored by Representative Thompson

Bill Text

Bill Text Versions Format
Introduced House Bill (H) PDF
House Bill (H) PDF

Related Documents

Document Format
Fiscal Note: HB1499.02.COMH.FN001 PDF
Fiscal Note: HB1499.02.COMH.FN002 PDF
Fiscal Note: HB1499.02.COMH.FN003 PDF
Fiscal Note: HB1499.02.COMH.FN004 PDF
Floor Amendment: HB1499.02.COMH.AMH001 PDF
Floor Amendment: HB1499.02.COMH.AMH002 PDF
Floor Amendment: HB1499.02.COMH.AMH003 PDF
Floor Amendment: HB1499.02.COMH.AMH004 PDF


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