Join the Travis Central Appraisal District for a series of webinars aimed at helping Travis County property owners navigate the property tax system.

Homestead Exemptions
February 8, 2023 at 11:30 am

Join the Travis Central Appraisal District to learn more about how you can save money on your property tax bill with a homestead exemption.

Appraisal Information for New Homeowners
March 15, 2023 at 11:30 am

Join the Travis Central Appraisal District for an introduction to the property tax system for new homeowners. Topics to be discussed include how property taxes are calculated, market values, exemptions, protests, and common misconceptions about the appraisal district.

2023 Webinars

Your Property Tax Bill
Homestead Exemptions
Appraisal Information for New Homeowners
Understanding Your Notice of Appraised Value
2023 Protest Process


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What does an appraisal district do?2022-06-27T10:09:57-05:00

Each Texas county is served by an appraisal district that determines the value of all of the county’s real and personal property. Generally, a local government that collects property taxes, such as a county, city and school district, is a member of the appraisal district.

What is a taxing entity?2020-10-29T14:48:13-05:00

Taxing entities are the local government entities such as  cities, hospital districts, junior colleges, and municipal utility districts. Taxing entities provide services to the taxpayers they service such as schools, roads, police, fire, and other services taxpayers expect.

What is a homestead exemption?2020-10-29T20:18:54-05:00

A homestead exemption lowers your property taxes by removing part of the value of your property from taxation. There are several different types of homestead exemption, including the general residence homestead exemption and exemptions for seniors, people and veterans with disabilities, and some surviving spouses.

Do I have to apply for a homestead exemption every year?2022-06-27T10:09:53-05:00

No, you do not have to reapply for a homestead exemption unless the Chief Appraiser requests a new application in writing, you move to a new residence, or your qualifications for an exemption change.

Homestead exemptions do not transfer between owners. New property owners must submit a new application for a homestead exemption on their property.

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