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Current Use Program Information and Forms

Current Use Farm & Agriculture

Current Use Brochure

Explains the definition & requirements for Current Use Open Space, Farm & Ag, and Current Use Timber. Current Use Brochure

Farm & Ag Application Multiple Ownership

If you are applying for the program for the first time please complete this form along with a $617 application fee and attach 3 years farming income receipts. Submit to the Assessor’s office. F & A Application Multiple Ownership

Farm & Ag Application Same Ownership

If you are applying for the program for the first time please complete this form along with a $617 application fee and attach 3 years farming income receipts. Submit to the Assessor's office. F & A Application Same Ownership

Farm & Ag Continuation Packet

If you are purchasing a property already classified as (83) Farm & Ag. Both the Buyer & Seller need to sign and complete these forms prior to recording documents and submit them to the Assessor’s office. F & A Continuation Packet

Farm & Ag Removal Request

If you would like to remove your property from the Farm & Ag program, please use this form F&A Removal Request. If you want to give 2 years notice of removal to avoid the 20% penalty, please complete the Notice of Request to Withdraw form and submit it to the Assessor’s office.

Farm & Ag Conservation (FAC)

FAC Re-Class Form

If your property is already in an open space program and you wish to re-class to Farm & Ag Conservation. Please complete this form and return it to the Assessor’s Office. You will also need to complete the FAC Application below. FAC Re-Class Form

FAC Application

If you are applying for Farm & Ag Conservation, you will need to complete this form and submit it to the address below. FAC Application

Spokane County Planning
Public Works Building, 1st Floor
1026 W. Broadway Avenue
Spokane, WA 99260-0050
Once received, they will send you a packet explaining the program, worksheets, and application fees.

Designated Forest (DF)

Must be 20 acres of timbered land + 1 additional acre if there is a home site.

DF Brochure

Definitions and requirements for Designated Forest. Designated Forest Brochure

DF Application

Please complete application, forest management plan and submit with a $432 application fee. If you have 20 acres or more of timbered land + 1 acre if there is a home site, you may qualify for this program. Submit to the Assessor’s Office. If you have greater than 5 acres but less than 20 acres, you will need to apply for Current Use Timber through Spokane County Planning. Designated Forest Application - Multiple Ownership,  Designated Forest Application - Same Ownership 

DF Re-Class

If you no longer qualify for designated forest and need to re-class into Current Use Timber. Complete this form and return it to the Assessor’s office. You will also need to complete a Current Use Timber Application. Designated Forest Reclassification

DF Continuation Packet

If you are purchasing a property with the land classification of (88) Designated Forest, both the buyer and seller will need to complete the continuation packet prior to recording documents. Submit to the Assessor’s Office. Designated Forest Continuation Packet (part 1) and Designated Forest Continuation Packet (part 2)

DF Removal Request

Please submit this form to the Assessor’s Office if you want to remove the property from the Designated Forest Program. Designated Forest Removal Request

Current Use Timber (CUT)

Greater than 5 acres but less than 20 acres

CUT Brochure

Explains the definition & requirements for Current Use Open Space, Farm & Ag, and Current Use Timber.

CUT Re-Class

If you no longer meet the requirements of Farm & Ag and need to re-class to Current Use Timber. Complete this form and submit it to the Assessor’s Office. You will also need to complete the application form below. Current Use Timber Reclassification

CUT Application

Complete this form and return it to the address below.

Current Use Timber Application

Spokane County Planning
Public Works Building, 1st Floor
1026 W. Broadway Avenue
Spokane, WA 99260-0050

Once received, they will send you a packet explaining the program, worksheets, and application fees.

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