Paying Property Taxes

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What Happens If You Miss the Deadline to Pay Your Texas Property Tax?

January 27, 2023

In Texas, the deadline to pay your property tax bill is January 31st. With this date fast approaching, it’s crucial to get the help you need now if you are unable to pay your bill on time. Continue reading to learn what happens if you miss the Texas property tax deadline and how a property…

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5 Financial Resolutions for 2023

January 20, 2023

Are you planning to improve your personal finances in the New Year? As a Texas homeowner, you should start strategizing your financial obligations now so you can properly manage your budget for the year ahead. Our team has pulled together these 5 tips to help you hit your 2023 financial goals. 1. Create a Household…

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Can I Get a Property Tax Loan in Texas Before February 1st? 

January 4, 2023

With the busy holiday season coming to an end, many folks can breathe a sigh of relief. But for Texas homeowners, property tax bill season has just begun. In Texas, property tax bills are mailed each year in October and due by January 31 of the following year. Between the holiday celebrations and expenses, it…

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5 Year-End Tax Planning Tips

December 22, 2022

As 2022 comes to a close, it’s time to start thinking about year-end tax planning and taking the actions necessary to help minimize your tax burden. If you use the correct strategies, you can free up cash for your business or personal life. Here are a few financial strategies that can help you manage your…

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What Happens If Someone Pays Your Property Taxes in Texas?

December 19, 2022

As it gets closer to Texas property tax payment deadlines, the question often arises: can someone else pay my property taxes? The answer is yes. If you are unable to pay your Texas property tax bill, one option may be to ask a trusted friend or family member to help pay the balance for you.…

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How a Commercial Property Tax Loan Can Benefit your Business

November 22, 2022

If you are a current business owner in the state of Texas, you know that Texas is a good location to do business. The strong state economy and central geography make it popular for both companies getting started and companies expanding their reach. Owning a Business in Texas So, are there any downsides to owning…

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How Do I Read My Texas Property Tax Bill?

November 18, 2022

By now, most property owners in Texas should have received their property tax bill in the mail. You can expect to see the total amount owed and the January 31 deadline date clearly stated on your property tax bill. However, your property tax bill may include a few additional line items that could cause confusion.…

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How Property Liens in Texas Work Versus Other Types of Liens

November 15, 2022

A property lien is a specific type of lien that is only placed against the property you own, unlike a general lien that can be placed against everything you own or against you personally. A property lien is attached to a piece of property by a creditor when money is owed to them by the…

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5 Things to Know About Commercial Property Tax Rates in Texas

November 2, 2022

As one of the fastest-growing metropolitans in the country, Texas brings a lot of opportunities when it comes to starting a business and owning commercial property. However, few business owners realize how commercial property tax rates in Texas work and how expensive it can be if they are left unpaid. Here are 5 things you…

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County Property Tax Payment Plans

Advantages and Disadvantages of County Property Tax Payment Plans

October 14, 2022

With Texas having some of the highest property taxes in the country, it is common for home and commercial property owners to struggle to pay their property taxes on time. It may result in a need for a loan or payment plan within a specific Texas county. Using a county property tax payment plan may…

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