Pocket Watch

Protest Deadline is May 15th

By now, most of you should have received your Commercial and Business Personal Property Value Notices. Most often, Notices of Appraised Value are sent only when your appraised value increases by $1,000 or more above the prior year’s value, or if a Rendition is filed. With the month of May zooming by, the time to act is short. The statutory …

FW Downtown View

Two Things to Know About Property Appraisals

While a number of factors can affect the appraised value of your property, commercial property owners need to be aware of two provisions. Appraisal districts are charged with appraising each property at its “Market Value” as of January 1st of each year. In addition, there is a provision in the Code that requires respective districts to appraise each property on …

Inventory

Deadline to Render Business Personal Property is April 1st

Like real property, such as land, buildings, or other items attached to land, Business Personal Property (BPP) is taxable in the State of Texas, and is valued by your appraisal district. The deadline to render your BPP is April 1st. What is business personal property BPP includes, but is not limited to: equipment, furniture, fixtures, machinery, tools, copiers, cars, computers, …