Don’t miss this chance to reduce your tax bill
05/23/2014 | Author: Ward Lowe
Did the appraised value of your property go up? Do you think that value is unfair? If you answered yes to those questions, it's time to file a protest with your central appraisal district. And don't delay—protests in many Texas counties are due May 31.
The process includes:
- Filing a protest with your appraisal district within the designated time period
- Attending an informal hearing to see if your differences can be quickly resolved
- Appearing before an appraisal review board, if your protest is not resolved at the informal hearing.
You'll need to provide evidence to support your challenge of the appraised value. That's where a Texas REALTOR® can help. Texas REALTORS® are the real estate experts who have accurate, reliable data about conditions in your market.
For more information about protesting your appraised value, visit the website of the Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts.
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