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January 1
January 1

Values are set for the year are set as of January 1st. To qualify for a Homestead Exemption, a property owner must own and occupy the property as their primary residence as of January 1st.

January 31
January 31st

Deadline to pay prior year taxes without penalty and interest.

May 15
May 15th

​May 15th is the deadline to file a protest for most properties or 30 days after the appraisal district mails a required notice of assessed value, whichever is later. The appraisal district is only required to mail a notice of value if the value increased by more than $1,000

May 1
May - September

​Most value hearings are held during these months

October 1

​Taxing jurisdictions set current year tax rates

October 1
October - November

​Tax bills are issued

December 31
December 31st

​Last day to pay current year property taxes in order to claim a deduction on that year's federal income tax.