Automobile Appointments are required for all vehicle transactions except registrations, replacements, disabled placards or disabled plates.
The Texas Department of Motor Vehicles (TxDMV) handles apportioned registrations, lost or destroyed vehicle titles, and oversize/overweight permits. Go to www.txdmv.gov or call 1(888)-368-4689 for assistance.

Ann Harris Bennett
Tax Assessor-Collector
Contact The Harris County Tax Office

Main Telephone Number:

713-274-8000

Military Help Desk:

713-274- HERO (4376)

Physical Address Downtown:

1001 Preston St.
Houston, Texas 77002

Office Hours:

Downtown and Branch Offices normal hours:
Monday - Friday, 8:00 AM through 4:30 PM

Web Addresses for this Web site:

www.tax.co.harris.tx.us
www.hctax.net
www.hcauto.net

Location of Branch Offices:

All branch locations can be found on our homepage.

Harris County Holiday Schedule

Media Request:

For all media requests, please contact Laura Aranda Smith by calling   713-274-8021 or by email Laura.Smith@tax.hctx.net.

Customer Service E-mail Address:

tax.office@hctx.net (Tax and auto questions)

For technical issues:

taxwebmaster@hctx.net (For technical questions only. All other inquiries will be forwarded to the Customer Service e-mail address)

Automobile Title/License:

Ann Harris Bennett
Tax Assessor-Collector
P.O. Box 4089
Houston, Texas 77210-4089

Property Tax Payments:

Ann Harris Bennett
Tax Assessor-Collector
P.O. Box 3547
Houston, Texas 77253-3547

Property Tax Correspondence:

Ann Harris Bennett
Tax Assessor-Collector
P.O. Box 4663
Houston, Texas 77210-4663

Open Government

In our commitment to open government, we invite open records requests in writing. Click here to access an Open Records Request form.

Once you have completed the form listing the requested information, you may mail it to:
Harris County Tax Office,
P.O. Box 2109
Houston, Texas 77210-2109

Please do not include open records requests with any other Tax Office correspondence.