Heritage Barn Deduction

An eligible applicant is entitled to a deduction from the assessed value of the structure and foundation of a heritage barn beginning with assessments after 2014. The deduction is equal to 100% of the assessed value of the structure and foundation of the heritage barn.

You can file your deduction application in person or by mail. If you have any questions about how to fill out the application form, we strongly recommend that you file in person at the Auditor's office. Staff will be able to answer questions you may have to assure that the form is completed correctly.

You can file the application in person or by mail at: Porter County Auditor, 155 Indiana Ave., Suite 204, Valparaiso IN 46383.

Download The Heritage Barn Deduction Application Form

You can download complete information about all deductions, including maximum amounts, eligibility and restrictions HERE.

Questions about this deduction? Your can submit your question online HERE.