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Texas Tax Bills and Delinquency

Now that we are halfway through the month of January, please note that the deadline for paying your 2017 property taxes in Texas is January 31st. Taxes that remain unpaid on February 1st, are considered delinquent. Penalty and interest charges are added to the original amount. Failure to receive a tax bill does not affect the validity of the tax, …

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Tax Code Deadline Changes for Texas

As we move into 2018, I thought it might be helpful to list the Tax Code deadline changes for Texas. March 31: The last day to file applications for allocation under Secs 21.03, 21.031, 21.05 or 21.055. For good cause, chief appraisers may extend a deadline up to 30 days. Other deadlines apply if the property was not on the …

Are Taxes in Texas Really That Bad?

While many homeowners and commercial property owners have experienced “sticker shock” when it comes to their property valuations, where are we in relation to the rest of the country? Property taxes remain a hot topic, and there was hope for some relief when Governor Greg Abbott called a special session. Alas, property tax reform was nowhere to be seen. KUT, …