Kenny McCorquodale receives TTARA’s 2019 Del Threadgill Award
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Kirsten Voinis NOV. 18, 2019 …Read More
Texas homeowners won’t be surprised by this ranking. Why are property taxes so high?
Officials like to credit the state’s lack of a corporate or personal income tax for making Texas one of the best states for business, but skyrocketing property values have given it a less-desirable ranking: one of the highest effective property tax rates in the nation, according to various studies aRead More
Texas city that eliminated property taxes experiencing growth
“In addition to eliminating its property tax, Von Ormy, better known as a ‘liberty city,’ carries no debt, spends little, and has more than enough cash on hand to fully cover maintenance and operations costs for a full year in the event of a sudden emergency,” she wrote. “It has stayed true to its original…Read More