logo-updated-012918
Property Tax Inquiries Call 713.290.9700

S.B. No. 2060

S.B. No. 2060

AN ACT

relating to the contents of a notice of appraised value sent to a
property owner by the chief appraiser of an appraisal district.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF TEXAS:
SECTION 1. Section 25.19, Tax Code, is amended by adding
Subsection (l) to read as follows:
(l) In addition to the information required by Subsection
(b), the chief appraiser shall include with a notice required by
Subsection (a) a brief explanation of each total or partial
exemption of property from taxation required or authorized by this
title that is available to:
(1) a disabled veteran or the veteran’s surviving
spouse or child;
(2) an individual who is 65 years of age or older or
the individual’s surviving spouse;
(3) an individual who is disabled or the individual’s
surviving spouse;
(4) the surviving spouse of a member of the armed
services of the United States who is killed in action; or
(5) the surviving spouse of a first responder who is
killed or fatally injured in the line of duty.
SECTION 2. The change in law made by this Act applies only
to a notice of appraised value for a tax year beginning on or after
the effective date of this Act. A notice of appraised value for a
tax year beginning before the effective date of this Act is governed
by the law in effect immediately before the effective date of this
Act, and that law is continued in effect for that purpose.
SECTION 3. This Act takes effect January 1, 2020.

______________________________ ______________________________
President of the Senate Speaker of the House

I hereby certify that S.B. No. 2060 passed the Senate on
April 26, 2019, by the following vote: Yeas 31, Nays 0.

______________________________
Secretary of the Senate

I hereby certify that S.B. No. 2060 passed the House on
May 22, 2019, by the following vote: Yeas 139, Nays 5, two
present not voting.

______________________________
Chief Clerk of the House

Approved:

______________________________
Date

______________________________
Governor

Property Tax Protection Program™ Benefits

  • No flat fees or upfront costs.  No cost ever unless your property taxes are reduced.
  • All practical efforts are made every year to reduce your property taxes.
  • Never miss another appeal deadline.
  • Property taxes protested for you annually.
  • You do not have to accept the appraisal district’s initial guesstimate of value.
  • We coordinate with you regarding building size / condition to avoid excess taxes.
  • Free support regarding homestead exemptions.
  • Some years are good – typically 6 to 7 out of 10 will result in tax reduction for you.
  • The other 3 to 4 years out of 10 we strike out. Most often due to people issues in the hearing process. Some years we get an easy appraiser at the informal; some years someone who is impossible to settle with.
The Residential Property Protection Program™
is powered by O’Connor
  • Enter your information below and your documents and enrollment information will be emailed to you within one business day

  • Hidden
  • Hidden
  • Hidden
  • Call 713.290.9700 to discuss with a representative.

    Please monitor your E-mail and spam filter. If you don't receive your enrollment documents within 24 business hours, call 713.290.9700 8am - 5pm CST

  • Hidden
  • Hidden
  • Hidden
  • Hidden
  • Hidden
  • Hidden
  • Hidden
  • Hidden
  • Hidden
  • Hidden
  • Hidden
  • Hidden
  • Hidden
  • Hidden
  • Hidden
  • Hidden
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

When you submit your enrollment, you understand this is a risk free offer to you. If your taxes are not reduced you PAY NOTHING, and a portion of the tax savings is the only fee you pay when your taxes are reduced.