Dallas, Texas

Office of Financial Services
Property Taxes

Appraisal Districts
The City of Dallas resides in four different counties with the vast majority of appraised parcels located in Dallas County. Contact information for the four appraisal districts is listed below.

Dallas Central Appraisal District
2949 Stemmons Freeway
Dallas, Texas 75247
call (214) 631-0910
Collin Central Appraisal District
250 Eldorado Pkwy
McKinney, TX 75069
call (469) 742-9200
Denton Central Appraisal District
3911 Morse St.
Denton, TX 76208
call (940) 349-3800
Rockwall Central Appraisal District
841 Justin Road
Rockwall, TX 75087
call (972) 771-2034

Appeal Property Tax Appraisal
To appeal your appraised valuation send protests to your respective county appeal board before June 1st. For further details on how to protest, click here.

Tax Exemption
Appraisal districts are responsible for approving all tax exemptions: Homestead, Over-65 Homestead Exemption, Disabled Homestead Exemption, Veterans Exemption, Agricultural Exemption, Open Space Exemption, and Totally Exempt Property (churches, schools, governmental property). Once an exemption is allowed on a homestead, it will be allowed each year until the property changes ownership or the use of the property changes.

To apply for an exemption contact your respective appraisal district to ask for an application. Please provide all required information as soon as possible in order to allow the district time to update their records
and provide the correct information to the taxing jurisdictions. A completed exemption application form must be filed with the district prior to May 1st. However, a late application for a homestead exemption can be approved if filed no later than one year after the date the taxes on the homestead were paid or became delinquent, whichever is earlier.

Payment Deadlines
Tax bills are mailed each October and due upon receipt. The tax bill becomes delinquent on February 1 of the next year. If you do not receive a tax statement by November 1, contact the Dallas County Tax Office at (214) 653-7811 and a statement will be mailed to you.

How to Pay
All City of Dallas taxes can be paid using the following options:

•  Pay Online (click here)
•  By Phone Call (866)-863-8323. Phone payment provided by JP Morgan Chase Bank. Callers must have the name, address, account number, and amount due. To look up account information click here.
•  By Mail Address payments to: Dallas County Tax Office, 500 Elm Street - Records Building, 1st floor, Dallas, Texas 75202.
 In Person Taxes can be paid in person at 500 Elm Street, Records Building, 1st floor, Dallas, Texas 75202.

Tax Consolidation
Effective April 2, 2001, City of Dallas and Dallas Independent School District consolidated property tax collection operations with the Dallas County Tax Office.

Tax Questions
For tax questions regarding City of Dallas, Dallas Independent School District, or Dallas County taxes please call customer service at
(214) 653-7811.

 

Contacts

Adminstration
Phone (214) 670-3659
Fax (214) 659-7008

Agenda Office
Phone (214) 670-3100
Fax (214) 670-0741

Citywide Capital and Operating Budget Development and Monitoring
Phone (214) 670-3659
Fax (214) 659-7008

Grant Administration
Phone (214) 670-4557
Fax (214) 670-0741


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