PROPERTY OWNER WEBINAR SERIES
Join the Travis Central Appraisal District for a series of webinars aimed at helping Travis County property owners navigate the property tax system.
Browse the videos below to review the 2023 Property Owner Webinar Series
Your Property Tax Bill
Appraisal Information for New Homeowners
Understanding Your Notice of Appraised Value
2023 Protest Process
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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
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.
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.
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.
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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