The deadline to file a protest regarding your property tax appraisal is fast approaching – Monday, June 2.
Many people in Travis County are shocked to learn how much their property values – and consequently, their property taxes – might go up this year. County officials say valuations have risen roughly 15 percent on average this year. But as seen in this local Reddit discussion, many homeowners are facing 25 percent and 30 percent increases – and higher.
Sticker shock is so prevalent, Travis County Commissioners say their phones haven't stopped ringing from residents calling, asking for help.