What is involved in a property tax appeal?
Steps in a Property Tax Appeal
There are numerous steps in appealing your property’s value for any given year, this is the condensed version
Submit a written protest by May 15th with the Appraisal District.
Research Your Classification
Check out the Appraisal District records and review the information to understand how your property is classified.
Appraisal District Records to obtain sales comparables and equity comparables in your Appraisal District Neighborhood.
Prepare a Presentation
Target your presentation to address adjusting the comparables appropriately.
Travel to the Appraisal District
And wait in the hall (sometimes for hours) to be called for your informal meeting with Appraisal District staff.
If an agreement was not reached informally
Travel back to the Appraisal District to attend your formal hearing, under oath, in front of the Appraisal Review Board.
Texas Protax can handle all of this for you.
For more information:
Texas Protax FAQ