Exemption Deadlines

Rains County Appraisal District
145 Doris Briggs Pkwy, PO Box 70, Emory, Texas, 75440
903-473-2391 or 1-800-252-9121 (Austin, Texas)
www.rainscad.org

WANTS YOU TO KNOW ABOUT TAX RELIEF

DEADLINES TO FILE

HOMESTEAD/OVER 65 EXEMPTIONS – APRIL 30

DISABLED VETERAN EXEMPTIONS – APRIL 30

PRODUCTIVITY APPRAISAL FOR FARM, RANCH, TIMBERLAND – APRIL 30

BUSINESS PERSONAL PROPERTY RENDITION – APRIL 15

Notice of Appraised Values are mailed by April 15th

TAX DEFERRALS FOR HOMEOWNERS AGED 65 & DISABLED (Must meet requirements)

Quarterly Payment due:

  • January 31
  • March 31
  • May 31
  • July 31

DELINQUENT DATES

TAXES ARE DUE UPON RECEIPT OF TAX STATEMENT; STATEMENTS ARE MAILED IN OCTOBER OF EACH YEAR, AND BECOME DELINQUENT ON FEBRUARY 1 OF THE FOLLOWING YEAR. (EX. MAILED OCT 2007 – DELINQUENT FEB 1, 2008)

THE DEADLINE ON AGRICULTURAL VALUATION IS APRIL 30, AND ANY APPLICATION FILED AFTER THAT DATE HAVE A 10% PENALTY. AFTER THE ROLL IS CERTIFIED NO AGRICULTURAL APPLICATION WILL BE ACCEPTED.

THE APPRAISAL DISTRICT NOW ACCEPTS PAYMENT ON LINE:
WEB SITE IS WWW.RAINSCAD.ORG

PLEASE MAKE SURE THE APPRAISAL DISTRICT HAS YOUR CORRECT MAILING ADDRESS AND YOUR 911 ADDRESS ON FILE. THANK YOU.

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