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texas central appraisal districts: GIVE THE APPRAISAL DISTRICT THE INFO! - 03/20/12 06:14 AM
I’ve decided that those who propose allowing access of property sales closing statements to Texas central appraisal districts could be on to a good thing. But that would have to come with one caveat. The appraisal district would have to be required to immediately post the sales price to the new owner’s appraisal account, rather than some adjusted and trumped up amount that would be arrived in some appraisal mumbo jumbo. Nearby properties’ values would need to be accordingly adjusted by the CAD. After all, it no longer requires a Phi Beta Kappa to figure out what almost any property sold (0 comments)
texas central appraisal districts: HOW TO PROTEST TEXAS PROPERTY TAX APPRAISALS -- Deadline May 31, 2008 - 05/29/08 10:03 AM
The property tax appraisal logic in Texas is this: One entity will decide the appraised values of every taxable property in the county. These are called Central Appraisal Districts. There is a chief appraiser overseeing each district. Using computer models and site visits, every piece of taxable property is given a value by the CAD. Those values are then published as public record. A period of time is then allowed for taxpayers to compare the value that was assessed to their property with assessments of comparable properties. If the taxpayer can show that the value assigned to his property is not (3 comments)
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