To sign-up for the Homestead application follow this link HOMESTEAD APPLICATION. Complete the fillable PDF document and save the document. The application can be submitted the following ways;


Mail:  Dallas County Assessor, 801 Court St, Room 204, Adel, IA, 50003

Fax: 515-993-5822

Bring into the Office (Office hours: Monday-Friday 8:00am-4:30pm)

 If you do not have a computer you are more than welcome to come into the office to complete an application.

*Note: to qualify for the homestead credit the property must be your primary residence that you live in 6 months and 1 day out of the year. You can only obtain the homestead credit on 1 property. If you have served in the military you will need to come into the office and bring a copy of a DD-214.

We must receive the application July 1 by 4:30 pm or prior for a 2017 credit - payable fall 2018 and spring 2019.  Any application received after July 1 will be applied to the 2018 assessment year - payable fall 2019 and spring 2020

If you have any questions, please call our office at 515-993-5802 between 7:30am and 4:30pm Monday-Friday.