It’s tax season again! Most of us are focusing on federal tax returns and keeping fingers crossed that we’ll get a refund rather than a bill. But one area you should not ignore is your property tax assessment. It’s a good idea to review your home’s tax assessment each year. Why? You want the assessment
In the state of Texas residents are able to claim a homestead exemption on their primary residence. Homestead exemptions are not typically automatic, you must apply. You can apply the first year you are in the home as of January 1. So if you bought the home in November you cannot apply until the next January.