December 22, 2014

Contact: Justin Concepcion
Office: 713-274-8021
Mobile: 713-582-4925

Mike Sullivan Reminds Residents to Check Your Exemptions

Reduce your tax burden with exemptions

(Harris County) – Tax Assessor-Collector Mike Sullivan reminds property owners ways to save money on their property taxes.

“With more than a million tax bills sent, I want to ensure property owners have all the exemptions they are entitled to receive,” said Tax Assessor-Collector Mike Sullivan. “The most common exemptions are the Residential Homestead and Over-65, but special exemptions are also available for veterans.”

Property owners are encouraged to contact the Harris County Appraisal District to apply for the following exemptions:

Residents can visit www.hctax.net to learn more about exemptions, tax deferrals and other ways to save money on their bill. All taxpayers are responsible for paying their property taxes. If a resident has questions or has not received their property tax bill, please contact our office by calling (713) 274-8000 or emailing tax.office@hctx.net.

The Harris County Tax Assessor-Collector’s Office Property Tax Division maintains approximately 1.5 million tax accounts and collects $5.6 billion of property taxes for 70 taxing entities.