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Mueller Makes Plea to TCAD Board
Affordable homes program threatened by spiking appraisals
"...Mueller Neighborhood homeowners and their advocates appeared before the board of the Travis Central Appraisal District Monday, to plead..."

Nov. 3, 2015 News Post by Michael King

Point Austin: The Appraisal Scam ... Updated
Travis Central Appraisal District responds
"...The Travis Central Appraisal District has fired back...."

June 12, 2015 News Column by Michael King

AISD Board Picks Johns Hopkins as Eastside Partner
Unanimous vote has community support
"...are even rarer. But on May 6 the district's board of trustees unanimously backed a plan to enter into..."

May 10, 2013 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Then There's This: County Folds on Tax Fight
Commissioners kick can down the road by opting to study appraisal system
"...absent, County Commissioners nixed filing a petition with the appraisal district to protest the 2014 commercial property tax roll...."

June 13, 2014 News Column by Amy Smith

The Common Law: Can I Win My Property Tax Protest?
How to appeal to the Appraisal Review Board
"...deadline (generally May 31, or 30 days after the appraisal district mailed a notice of appraised value). Check out..."

July 4, 2014 Column by Luke Ellis

The Common Law
How Do I Win My Property-Tax Protest?
"...deadline (generally May 31 or 30 days after the appraisal district mailed a notice of appraised value). Check out..."

June 12, 2009 Column by Luke Ellis

Postmarks
Our readers talk back.
"...In fact, because of the board's concerns about possible unintended consequences of the proposal, we..."

May 3, 2002 Column

TCAD Challenge Suspended
City could appeal Appraisal Review Board denial
"...As expected Monday morning, the Appraisal Review Board for the Travis Central Appraisal District effectively..."

June 26, 2015 News Feature by Michael King

The Common Law
High Property Taxes
"...31 or no later than 30 days after the appraisal district mailed a notice of appraised value to you,..."

June 5, 2009 Column by Luke Ellis

Mueller vs. TCAD: No Room for Affordability?
TCAD attorney says Mueller is placing blame on appraisal board
"...one room for the first time, and that the board recognized it's not just about legal technicalities, but about..."

Nov. 6, 2015 News Feature by Michael King

The Common Law
Protest High Property Taxes
"...deadline (generally May 31 or 30 days after the appraisal district mailed a notice of appraised value). Check out..."

July 2, 2010 Column by Luke Ellis

The Common Law
Protesting High Property Taxes: Persuasive Evidence
"...deadline (generally May 31 or 30 days after the appraisal district mailed a notice of appraised value). Check out..."

May 16, 2008 Column by Luke Ellis

Mueller vs. TCAD: Affordability Fight in Court
Attorney for Mueller homeowners says TCAD is incorrectly applying the law
"...neigh­bo­rhood and the Mueller Foundation, and the Travis Central Appraisal District over property tax assessments, three homeowners in the..."

Dec. 11, 2015 News Feature by Michael King

Freeport's Stronghold
Tax Dispute Puts West Texas Town in Financial Limbo
"...sued the county over its 1995 and 1996 tax appraisals. After filing suit, the company paid taxes on the..."

Oct. 3, 1997 News Feature by Robert Bryce

This Is the Box We're In
Council doesn't have a budget, but they're cutting it nonetheless
"...against the commercial property evaluations of the Travis Cen­tral Appraisal District. Austin may have a reasonable case – a..."

June 12, 2015 News Feature by Michael King

Tax Assessor-Collect­or Race Gets Dirty
Mud starting to fly in Democratic primary race for Travis Co. tax asses­sor-collector, with each candidate calling the other a liar
"...that, although Spears by law sits on the Central Appraisal District board of directors, she has attended only 22%..."

Dec. 14, 2007 News Feature by Lee Nichols

News Roundup: Commissions, Complaints, and Candidates
Intrigue and drama over technical lobbying laws
"...quest for a utilities consultant; council's battle over property appraisals continues; another Democratic candidate enters the Travis County Sheriff's..."

Dec. 7, 2015 News Post

News Roundup: All Sorts of Disasters
Pressley vs. Casar, Linklater vs. fire, and more
"...a non-hearing hearing this morning (June 22) before the Appraisal Review Board at the Travis Central Appraisal District, as..."

June 22, 2015 News Post by the News Staff

TCAD Lawsuit Dismissed: Onward and Upward?
"...the city of Austin's lawsuit against the Travis Central Appraisal District didn't hold the stage very long. On Friday,..."

Nov. 13, 2015 News Feature by Michael King

The Common Law
Providing evidence when protesting your high property taxes
"...deadline (generally May 31st or 30 days after the appraisal district mailed a notice of appraised value). Check out..."

June 15, 2007 Column by Luke Ellis

The Common Law
Protesting High Property Taxes – Persuasive Evidence
"...deadline (generally May 31, or 30 days after the appraisal district mailed a notice of appraised value). See last..."

June 16, 2006 Column by Luke Ellis

The Common Law: High Property Taxes? File a Written Protest
Protest High Property Taxes
"...protested, and clearly indicates that you disagree with the appraisal district's decision. An easy way to file a written..."

May 4, 2012 Column by Luke Ellis

The Common Law
Protest High Property Taxes
"...protested, and clearly indicates that you disagree with the appraisal district's decision. An easy way to file a written..."

May 6, 2011 Column by Luke Ellis

Property Tax Vote Set For Tuesday
County may challenge commercial property tax roll
"...opposes filing a challenge petition with the Travis Central Appraisal District...."

June 9, 2014 News Post by Amy Smith

Moneybags Moffett
Another Fine Pay Day for Jim Bob
"...a lawsuit filed by Freeport-McMoRan against the Culberson County Appraisal District. Freeport operates a sulphur mine and processing facility..."

April 25, 1997 News Feature by Robert Bryce

Council: Do I Hear Six Percent?
Council approaches a decision on homestead exemption
"...if the checkbook balancers on the dais want to review every purchasing contract of any size. The headline this..."

June 5, 2015 News Feature by Michael King

News Roundup: Council, Kellers, and SSLCs
Council challenges appraisals, while Kellers challenge decision
"...decided to move forward with its challenge of commercial appraisals by the Travis Central Appraisal District, specifically by a..."

June 1, 2015 News Post by the News Staff

Election? Apparently.
Texas has 11 new amendments and a thimbleful of voters
"...voters. Even with such supposedly hot-button topics as property-tax appraisal and eminent domain on the ballot, the turnout was..."

Nov. 6, 2009 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

News Roundup: Arrests, Assaults, and Assholes
When city politics get dirty
"...with officer protocol, the response to resistance will be reviewed by the involved officers' Chain of Command to determine..."

Nov. 9, 2015 News Post by the News Staff

So Nice They’re Doing It Thrice
Council to carry over postponed items to Tuesday, Thursday
"...challenge of commercial property evaluations by the Travis Central Appraisal District before the Appraisal Review Board – intending to..."

June 22, 2015 News Post by Michael King

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