2020 HOMESTEAD EXEMPTIONS
DUE: January 1st - April 30th
What is a homestead exemption?Homestead exemptions are granted by the county appraisal district where the property is located. The exemption reduces a homeowner’s property tax bill by removing part of the home’s value from taxation. All Texas homeowners may receive a General Residence Homestead Exemption on the value of their property for school taxes upon application. Other taxing entities may also offer exemptions of some percentage of the home’s value. Other exemptions are available to homeowners who are over 65 or disabled and require the same application process.
Who qualifies?The following requirements must be met in order to receive the exemption:
HOW TO APPLY FOR A HOMESTEAD EXEMPTIONYour Homestead Exemption will be denied unless all of the required documents show the same homestead address. First, fill out the application specific to your County Appraisal District, then mail all of the documents to the Appraisal District for your County.
STEP 1:Download Residential Homestead Exemption Application for your county:
Travis: File online or click here to download the form
Mailing Address: P.O. BOX 149012, Austin, TX 78714
Williamson: File online or click here to download the form
Mailing Address: 625 FM 1460, Georgetown, TX 78626
Hays: File online or c lick here to download the form
Mailing Address: 21001 IH 35 North, Kyle, Texas 78640
Bastrop: Click here to download the form
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 578, Bastrop, TX 78602