1 Date a tax lien attached to property to secure payment of property taxes
10 If a current year tax bill is not mailed on or before this date, the delinquency date is postponed (Sec 31.04)
31 Last day for disabled and 65 or older homeowners to pay one quarter of their homestead property taxes in installments. Homeowners whose homes were damaged in a disaster and located within a designated disaster area may also choose this payment option (Secs. 31.031, 31.032)
Last Day for motor vehicle, boar and outboard motors, heavy equipment, and manufactured housing dealers to file the dealer’s inventory declaration with chief appraiser and county collector (Secs. 23.121, 23.124, 23.1241, 23.127)
1 Date that the current year taxes become delinquent if bill was mailed on or before January 10 th. Does not apply to valid quarter or half payments.
15 Last day for the county collector to disburse motor vehicle, boat and outboard motor, heavy equipment, and manufactured housing inventory taxes from escrow accounts to the taxing units
31 Second quarterly payment due for disabled and o/65 homeowners who chose to make tax payments in 4 installments.
30 Deadline for taxing units to adopt local-option percentage homestead exemptions (Sec 11.13)
31 Third quarterly payment due for disabled and o/65 homeowners who chose to make tax payments in 4 installments.
30 Second half payment due for property owners who chose to take advantage of the “split payment” option to pay property taxes
1 Taxes delinquent on or after February 1 but not later than May 1 start accumulating additional penalty to pay attorney collection costs (Sec. 33.07)
25 Date chief appraiser is to certify an appraisal roll to each taxing unit’s assessor (Sec. 26.01)
31 Fourth quarterly payment due for disabled and o/65 homeowners who chose to make tax payments in 4 installments.
8 Taxing units must publicize the effective tax rate, rollback rate, debt obligation schedule, unencumbered fund balances, expected revenue from the local-option sales tax, county criminal justice mandate and transfer of department, function or activity information by this date or as soon thereafter as practicable.
30 Last day for taxing units to adopt a current year tax rate, or no later than the 60 th day after the chief appraiser certifies the appraisal roll to the unit. Failure to adopt by these required dates results in a taxing unit having to adopt the lower of its effective tax rate for this year or last year’s tax rate. The unit’s governing body must ratify the new rate within five days of establishing it.
1 New tax year bills are mailed on this date, or as soon thereafter as practicable (Sec. 31.01)
30 First half of split payment of the current year tax is due on or before this date (Sec 31.03)