Credits for both Residential and Commercial Properties


High Performance Building Credit



Historic Renovations Tax Credit

State Exemptions

The State of Maryland provides for exemptions from Property Tax for a variety of types of properties,, including those owned by blind individuals and disabled veterans. More information available at:

SDAT Exemption Info

Tax Credit for Day Care Providers

This program provides a tax credit on improvements made to property used exclusively for the purpose of providing family or group adult day care or child day care by a licensed or accredited provider. Credit is equal to the lesser of $3000 annually or the amount of County property tax attributable to the improvement.

Information and Application

Tax Credit for Installation of Sprinkler Systems in Historic Buildings

This program provides a tax credit on automated fire protection sprinkler systems installed in an historic property. Credit is equal to 10% of the installation cost awarded for five consecutive years up to the amount of County tax due.