Disabled Veterans Information
These are the sections in the Code pertaining to 100% disabled veterans for 2009 and 2012:
The 2009 Legislature created
Sec. 11.131 (a) & (b) which granted full exemption to disabled veterans who were 100% disabled.
The 2011 Legislature amended
Sec. 11.131 to add (c) & (d) which grants the exemption to the disabled veterans surviving spouse.
Sec.11.42 (e) was also added for 2012 which allows veterans who are 100% disabled to apply for the exemption immediately on qualification for the exemption.
The State of Texas also mandates 4 levels of exemption for disabled veteran:
|10% to 29% -
|30% to 49% -
|50% to 69% -
|70% and over -
* Disabled veterans 65 and over with a rating of at least 10% receive the full $12,000.
First Time Applicants (2009-2011)
Disabled Veterans PSA 2009
Disabled Veterans PSA 2011
Disabled Veterans PSA 2012
Frequently Asked Questions
100 Percent Disabled Veterans FAQ
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Application for Disabled Veteran's or Survivor's Exemption
2012 Surviving Spouse of Disabled Veteteran Attourney General Clarification