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Below you will find a list of relevant Texas deadlines as well as forms pertaining to homestead exemptions, change of names and addresses, and appointment of agent form.

Important Deadlines

Texas Tax Calendar
Important Dates to Remember


January 1Date determining current year taxable value and exemption status.
January 31Last day for mailing or paying prior year tax bills. Deadline to file prior year's 25.25(d) or 25.25(h) corrections. Prior Tax Year's taxes must be paid or the 25.25 is not valid.
March 31Most Notices of Value for Real Estate Accounts have been sent to property owners.
April 15Deadline for filing Business Personal Property renditions.
April 30Deadline for filing Exemptions (Agriculture, Freeport Exemptions, etc.)
May 15Deadline for filing property tax appeals. (Or 30 days after delivery of Notice of Appraised Value).
June - SeptemberPeriod when majority of appeal hearings are conducted.
OctoberMajority of tax offices mail tax bills that must be paid by January 31 of the following year.
January 31 (of the following year)Last day for mailing or paying prior year's tax bills.
Deadline to file prior year's 25.25(d) or 25.25(h) corrections. Prior Tax Year's taxes must be paid or the 25.25 is not valid.

Forms

Property Tax Calendar

Property Taxes
(State Specific)


AK

MonthTypeEventDateDetails
JanRP/BPPAssessment Date1-Jan
BPPValue Notices IssuedVaries by Borough
RPValue Notices IssuedJan-MarVaries by Borough
RPAppeal DeadlineJan-Apr30 days after property tax statement mailed for all properties; state oil and gas tax assessments is 20 days
RPAppeal DeadlineJun30 days after property tax statement mailed for all properties; state oil and gas tax assessments is 20 days

AL

MonthTypeEventDateDetails
JanRP/BPPAssessment Date1-Jan
JanBPPAppeal DeadlineJan - DecVaries, 30 days after value notice
AprRPAppeal DeadlineApr-JulVaries, 30 days after value notice

AR

MonthTypeEventDateDetails
JanRP/BPPAssessment Date1-JanBPP:For new personal property, can assess up until May
MarRP/BPPTax BillsMar
MayBPPReturn Due Date31-May
JunBPPAppeal Deadline30-JunCan be 30 days after Values are issued
JulRPValue NoticesJulTypically issued by the end of the 2nd week in July
AugRPAppeal Deadline20-Aug3rd Monday in August
OctRPTax Bills Due10-OctBy October 10th the following year

AZ

MonthTypeEventDateDetails
MarRPValue Notices Issued1-MarBetween 1/1/ and 3/1
MarRPAppeal Deadline28-Mar60 days postmark, on valuation notice
AprBPPFiling Deadline1-Apr
JulBPPValue Notices IssuedJul-AugAssessor must issue the valuation no later than August 30.
JulBPPAppeal DeadlineJul-Sep30 days from postmark on valuation notice
DecRPAppeal Deadline15-DecDirect appeal to tax court deadline

CA

MonthTypeEventDateDetails
JanRP/BPPAssessment Date1-Jan
AprBPPReturn Due Date1-AprAllowed to file without penalty until May 7
July-NovRP/BPPTax Bills Issued
Sep/NovRP/BPPAppeal Deadline15-Sep/30-NovSep 15 or Nov 30, varis by Jurisdiction

CO

MonthTypeEventDateDetails
JanRP/BPPAssessment Date1-Jan
AprBPPReturn Due Date15-Apr
MayRPValue Notices Issued1-May
MayBPPValue Notices IssuedMay-Jun
JunRPAppeal Deadline1-Jun
JunBPPAppeal Deadline30-Jun
DecRP/BPPAbatement Deadline31-Dec

CT

MonthTypeEventDateDetails
JanRP/BPPAssessment Date1-Jan
JanRPValue Notices IssuedOct-JanAssessment increase notices (Notice of Change) mailed by Feb 1
JanBPPValue Notices IssuedJanAssessment increase notices (Notice of Change) mailed by Feb 1
FebRP/BPPAppeal Deadline20-FebAppeals must be filed by February 20, for the March hearing or by March 20 if the Assessor or the
Board of Assessors has received an extension.
NovBPPReturns Due1-NovInventory Exempt; 25% late file penalty

DC

MonthTypeEventDateDetails
JanRP/BPPAssessment Date1-Jan
MarRPValue Notices Issued1-Mar
BPPAppeal Deadline3 year Statute of Limitations for amending returns
AprRPAppeal Deadline1-Apr
JulBPPReturns Due/Value Notices Issued31-JulPay when submitting return

DE

MonthTypeEventDateDetails
JanRP/BPPAssessment Date1-Jan
JanRPValue Notices1-JanAssessment increase notices (Notice of Change) mailed by Jan 1
MarRPAppeal Deadline15-MarAppeals of quarterly supplemental assessments may be made within 30 days from the date the notice is sent. Kent County - Jan 31; New Castle County - May 15; Sussex County - Mar 1

FL

MonthTypeEventDateDetails
JanRP/BPPAssessment Date1-Jan
AprBPPReturn Due Date1-Apr
AugRPValue Notices IssuedAugVaries by Jurisdiction
AugBPPValue Notices IssuedAugVaries by Jurisdiction
SepRPAppeal DeadlineSep25 Days from date of issued notices
SepBPPAppeal DeadlineSep25 Days from date of issued notices

GA

MonthTypeEventDateDetails
JanRP/BPPAssessment Date1-Jan
AprRPValue Notices IssuedApr-JunVaries by Jurisdiction
JunRPAppeal Deadline15-Jun-15-Aug45 days from the date of notice. Notices are issued randomly by the various counties and some of the larger counties issue notices in multiple batches.
BPPValue Notices IssuedVaries
BPPAppeal Deadline45 days from date of Value Notice

HI

MonthTypeEventDateDetails
JanRP/BPPAssessment Date1-Jan
MarRPValue Notices Issued15-Mar
AprRPAppeal Deadline9-AprAn appeal to a county board of review must be filed no later than the April 9 preceding the tax year.

IA

MonthTypeEventDateDetails
JanRP/BPPAssessment Date1-Jan
AprRPValue Notices IssuedApr 1-15
MayRPAppeal Deadline30-AprWritten protests must be filed between April 16 and May 5

ID

MonthTypeEventDateDetails
JanRP/BPPAssessment Date1-Jan
MarBPPAppeal Deadline15-Mar
JunRPValue Notices IssuedJunOn or before the 1st Monday of June
JunRPAppeal DeadlineJun30 days after value notices issued

IN

MonthTypeEventDateDetails
JanRP/BPPAssessment Date1-Jan
RPValue Notices IssuedVaries by county, no set schedule
BPPValue Notices IssuedNo value notice sent. BPP is self assessed by the taxpayer who is required to file a return by 5/15. There is only notice sent if the assessor disagrees with some aspect of the return such as the denial of an obsolence claim.
RPAppeal Deadline45 days from the date the value notice is mailed.
BPPAppeal Deadline45 days from the date the assessor sends a notice to the taxpayer of a change in value.

KS

MonthTypeEventDateDetails
JanRP/BPPAssessment Date1-Jan
FebRPValue Notices IssuedFeb-Mar
MarRPAppeal Deadline31-MarInformal Appeal
MayBPPValue Notices Issued1-May
MayBPPAppeal Deadline15-May
DecRPAppeal Deadline20-DecPayment Under Protest Option

KY

MonthTypeEventDateDetails
JanRP/BPPAssessment Date1-Jan
AprRPValue Notices IssuedApr
MayRPAppeal DeadlineMayThird Monday in May for Jefferson County, First Monday in May for all other Counties.
MayBPPReturn Due Date15-May

LA

MonthTypeEventDateDetails
JanRP/BPPAssessment Date1-Jan
AugRPValue Notices IssuedAug-Sep
AugRPAppeal DeadlineAug 1-Sep 15Depending on the open book period for each Parish

MA

MonthTypeEventDateDetails
JanRP/BPPAssessment Date1-Jan
FebRPAppeal DeadlineFeb-DecAppeals to the local board of assessors must be filed within 30 days of receiving the first bill for semi-annual billing municipalities and the third bill quarterly billed municipalities. Based on the board's decision, an appeal can be filed to the appellate tax board within three months of the board's decision.
MarBPPReturns Due1-Mar

ME

MonthTypeEventDateDetails
JanRP/BPPAssessment Date1-Jan
JulRPValue Notices IssuedJul-Aug
DecRPAppeal DeadlineDec-Feb185 days after date of commitment

MI

MonthTypeEventDateDetails
JanRP/BPPAssessment Date1-Jan
FebRPValue Notices IssuedFeb-MarDate varies
FebBPPReturn Deadline10-FebDeadline for filing Affidavit of Owner of Eligible Personal Property Claiming Exemption from Collection of Taxes (for TCV of less than $80K). Must be received in assessor's office by this date to be considered timely filed.
FebBPPCompliance Deadline20-FebPersonal Property Statement Due. Must be received in assessor's office by this date to be considered timely filed.
FebBPPValue Notices IssuedFeb-MarNotices issued February/March
MayRP/BPPAppeal Deadline31-MayValuation for Commercial and Industrial Real and Personal Property due directly to the Michigan Tax Tribunal. If the date falls on a weekend, the deadline is the next business day.
JunRP/BPPAppeal Deadline30-JunClassification - Appeal March Board of Review Decision to Michican State Tax Commission

MN

MonthTypeEventDateDetails
JanRP/BPPAssessment Date1-Jan
AprRPAppeal Deadline30-AprThe formal appeal deadline is April 30th of the year following the one in which the assessment was set. For example, the appeal deadline for the 2014 Pay 2015 assessment is April 30,2015.

MO

MonthTypeEventDateDetails
JanRP/BPPAssessment Date1-Jan
MayBPPValue Notices Issued1-MayOnly if value is different from what was declared.
JunRPValue Notices Issued1-JunApproximately; In odd-numbered year, the assessor mails impact statements with notice of projected tax liability.
JunRPAppeal Deadline10-JunBefore 3rd Monday in June, First Class Counties have option to set appeal deadline at this date.
JulRPAppeal DeadlineJulOn or before 2nd Monday in July, All Counties appeal deadline.* (*First Class Counties have option to set deadline before 3rd Monday in June)

MS

MonthTypeEventDateDetails
JanRP/BPPAssessment Date1-Jan
AugRPAppeal Deadline3-AugFirst Monday in August; Postmark does not suffice as proof of filing
JulBPPValue Notices Issued1-JulTax Roll published July 1
AugBPPAppeal DeadlineAugTypically early August - before the Annual August Meeting

MT

MonthTypeEventDateDetails
JanRP/BPPAssessment Date1-Jan
JunRP/BPPValue Notices IssuedMT reassess every 2 years, the next evaluation will be in 2019. The value notices are issued in 2017.
JunRP/BPPAppeal DeadlineThe later of the 1st Monday in June or 30 days after receiving either 1) a notice of classification and appraisal of 2) a determination after the assessment review procedure

ND

MonthTypeEventDateDetails
JanRP/BPPAssessment Date1-Jan
MarRPValue Notices Issued1-Mar
AprRPAppeal DeadlineAprAppeals of an assessment must be filed with the township board, normally by the first Monday in April, or with the city board, normally by the second Tuesday in April. Appeals of the local board must be filed with the county board of equalization during the county board's meeting in the first 10 days in June. Appeals of the county board must be filed with the state board of equalization during the state board's meeting on the second Tuesday in August.

NE

MonthTypeEventDateDetails
JanRP/BPPAssessment Date1-Jan
MayRPValue Notices Issued1-Jun
JunRPAppeal Deadline30-JunOn or before June 30, 15 days after notices are mailed

NH

MonthTypeEventDateDetails
JanRP/BPPAssessment Date1-Jan
MarRPAppeal Deadline1-MarAbatement applications must be filed to the local assessors by March 1. Assessors level appeal to New Hampshire Superior Court in that county or the State of Board of Tax and Land Appeals must be filed by September 1.

NJ

MonthTypeEventDateDetails
JanRP/BPPAssessment Date1-Jan
AprRPAppeal Deadline1-AprPetitions must be filed with county board of taxation by the later of April 1 or 45 days from the date the taxing district completes the bulk mailing of the notification of assessment.
MayRPAppeal Deadline1-MayFor any jurisdiction that undergoes a complete revaluation or reassessment

NM

MonthTypeEventDateDetails
JanRP/BPPAssessment Date1-Jan
FebBPPFiling DateEnd of Feb
AprRPValue Notices IssuedFeb-AprVaries by County; Generally in April
BPPValue Notices IssuedSpring
MayRPAppeal Deadline30-Apr30 days from value notice date
BPPAppeal Deadline30 days from value notice date

NV

MonthTypeEventDateDetails
JanRP/BPPAssessment Date1-Jan
JulBPPFiling Deadline31-Jul
DecRPValue Notices Issued15-Dec
BPPValue Notices IssuedFall
JanRPAppeal Deadline15-Janof the following year
JanBPPAppeal Deadline15-Jan

OH

MonthTypeEventDateDetails
JanRP/BPPAssessment Date1-Jan
JanRPValues NoticesJanAssessment year is one year prior to current year
MarRPAppeal Deadline31-Mar

OK

MonthTypeEventDateDetails
JanRP/BPPAssessment Date1-Jan
MarBPPTax Returns Due15-Mar
AprRPValue NoticesFeb-AprIssued by April starting in February
AprBPPAppeal DeadlineApr-JunSometime from April to June, 20 days after the notices are issued. Rolling issuance of notices.
MayRPAppeal Deadline1-MayMay 1st or 20 days after notices are mailed. Rolling issuance of notices.
NovBPPTax Bills Issued1-Nov
NovRPTax Bills IssuedNov-Dec
DecRPTax Bills Due31-DecDecember 31st for 1st half installment, March 31st of following year for 2nd half of installment
DecBPPTax Bills Due31-DecDecember 31st for 1st half installment, March 31st of following year for 2nd half of installment

OR

MonthTypeEventDateDetails
JanRP/BPPAssessment Date1-Jan
MarBPPCompliance Deadline15-MarThere is not an opportunity to file a request for an extension beyond March 15. Returns filed after March 15 will be assessed a penalty.
OctRPValue Notices IssuedOct 15-25
DecBPPAppeal Deadline31-Dec
DecRPAppeal Deadline31-DecA value reduction petition must be filed after tax statements are mailed and before December 31.

RI

MonthTypeEventDateDetails
JanRP/BPPAssessment Date1-Jan
JulRPValue Notices IssuedJul
RP/BPPAppeal DeadlineAppeals to local assessors must be made within 90 days of the first tax payment due date.

SC

MonthTypeEventDateDetails
JanRP/BPPAssessment Date1-Jan
JanRPAppeal Deadline15-Jan90 days from the date of notice. If no notice is mailed, an appeal can be filed any time before the first penalty date applies for the succeeding property tax year
BPPValue Notices IssuedVaries
BPPAppeal Deadline90 days from the Value Notice

SD

MonthTypeEventDateDetails
JanRP/BPPAssessment Date1-Jan
MarRPValue Notices Issued1-Feb
MarRPAppeal Deadline15-MarThursday before the 3rd Monday

TN

MonthTypeEventDateDetails
JanRP/BPPAssessment Date1-Jan
MarBPPValue Notices IssuedMar-AprVaries, Typically March - April
AprRPValue Notices IssuedApr-MayVaries
JunRPAppeal DeadlineJunVaries, 45 days after notices issued
JunBPPAppeal DeadlineJunVaries, Before County Board meeting the first Monday in June

TX

MonthTypeEventDateDetails
JanRP/BPPAssessment Date1-Jan
AprBPPRendition Deadline1-Apr30 day extenstion can be filed
MayRPValue Notices Issued15-AprNo later than May 1st
MayRPAppeal Deadline15-MayOr 30 days after notice is mailed
BPPValue Notices IssuedMay-Aug
BPPAppeal DeadlineMay-Aug30 days after notices are issued

UT

MonthTypeEventDateDetails
JanRP/BPPAssessment Date1-Jan
MayBPPFiling Deadline15-May
AugRPValue Notices Issued1-Aug
BPPValue Notices IssuedDetermined at time of filing
SepRPAppeal Deadline15-Sep
BPPAppeal DeadlineFile an amended return (Salt Lake County - pay taxes at the time of filing; All other counties, the appeal deadline is 30 days from tax notice)

VT

MonthTypeEventDateDetails
JanRP/BPPAssessment Date1-Jan
MayRPAppeal DeadlineMay-JunVaries by jurisdiction

WV

MonthTypeEventDateDetails
JulRPValue Notices IssuedJulVaries by jurisdiction, generally after February. Notices are only mailed if a change occurs
JanBPPValue Notices Issued15-Jan
FebRPAppeal DeadlineFeb30 days from notice date
FebBPPAppeal DeadlineFeb30 days from receipt

WY

MonthTypeEventDateDetails
JanRP/BPPAssessment Date1-Jan
AprBPPValue Notices IssuedAprUsually the 4th Monday
MayRPValue Notices IssuedMar-AprIssued mid-March through the end of April
MayBPPAppeal DeadlineWithin 30 days after the postmark date of the assessment
JunRPAppeal DeadlineApr-MayVaries by County - 30 Days after the mailing date