The Property Tax Department is open for in-office appointments. Please click on the Property Transaction Appointment button below, if you wish to schedule an appointment.

For voter registration information, send an email to voters@hctx.net.

Please review the FAQs below for information on how to handle your Tax Office transactions online, by mail, or by phone.

All Automobile transaction Appointments are being completed by appointment or mail only. Please click on the Automobile Transaction Appointment button below, if you wish to schedule an appointment.

Ann Harris Bennett
Tax Assessor-Collector
Property Appointments

The Harris County Tax Office has resumed all property tax services by appointments only. Please review the following information before scheduling your appointment below. The online appointment system is not available for Special Inventory Tax. Please continue to submit your monthly statements online.

To ensure the safety of all customers, as well as our personnel, you will be required to comply with the following for your appointment:

  • Services are by scheduled appointment only. Individuals without an appointment will receive instruction and assistance in setting an appointment for a future date and time.
  • All customers will be screened prior to entering the building. Screening will include having your temperature taken, and you will be asked if you or any person you have been in contact with for the previous 14 days has had any of the following symptoms:
    • Cough
    • Shortness of Breath
    • Fever/Chills
    • Body Aches
    • Vomiting
    • Diarrhea
  • All customers visiting the tax office will be required to wear a face mask or facial covering
  • Social distancing must be followed (6 feet apart)
  • Only customers with the appointment will be allowed into the building, with the following exceptions:
    • ADA accommodations
    • Customers with small children
    • Elderly persons
  • Payments can be made by check, cash, credit*/debit cards**, money orders and cashier checks.
  • Please bring any documents that pertain to your reason for the appointment

If these requirements are not met, you may be required to reschedule your appointment at a later date.

It is very important that if you are picking up a tax certificate that you have been notified by email from our office that your tax certificates are ready. This will ensure you are not turned away for your appointment.

If you have any questions about the value, name/address change, and exemptions please contact the Harris County Appraisal District at help@hcad.org or visit their website at www.hcad.org .

2020 Property Appointments/Reservations