The Amendment 1 Decision
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A special report

The Taxation and Budget Reform Commission is set to consider several plans to lower property tax bills.

But the bar is high for passing a significant overhaul. And with the Legislature hopelessly fractured on reforming the system, the commission may be the state's last shot at dramatic changes for years.

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Amendment 1 has four major provisions:

1. Increase the exemption for homesteaded homeowners.
2. Make Save Our Homes "portable."
3. Cap property assessment increases for non-homesteaded property at no more than 10 percent annually.
4. Create a new $25,000 property exemption for some business equipment and mobile home property.
Read a more detailed outline of the amendment's provisions.
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