TCAD will begin accepting agricultural applications for the 2024 tax year beginning on December 1st.
Property owners seeking a special valuation for an agricultural use, including Wildlife Management, or reporting any changes to their current use are required to submit a completed Application for 1-d-1 (Open Space) Agricultural Use Appraisal (Form 50-129). Wildlife management applications must include a TPWD – Wildlife Management Plan (Form PWD 885) for the upcoming tax year before May 1.
Please refer to our TCAD Agricultural Guidelines for additional information regarding requirements.
It is preferred the application(s) and supporting documentation is submitted as one document in pdf format to [email protected]. Hard copy submissions should be an 8 ½ x 11 scannable document, with no loose receipts, photos, etc. Flash drives or CDs will not be accepted. TCAD cannot confirm receipt of applications; if you require confirmation, we suggest submitting by a delivery confirmation service of your choice or hand deliver to:
Mailing Address (Regular or Certified): TCAD, Attn: Ag/Wildlife, PO Box 149012, Austin, TX 78714-9012Physical Address: TCAD, Attn: Ag/Wildlife, 850 E Anderson Ln, Austin, TX 78752