On Friday, February 12, 2021, Governor Greg Abbott issued a Disaster Declaration in response to severe winter weather in Texas. This declaration enables property owners in Rockwall County to file for a temporary property tax exemption under Section 11.35 of the Texas Property Tax Code for qualified property damaged by the disaster. If you believe your property qualifies for this exemption, click HERE. You must return your application and all supporting documentation (estimates for repair, receipts, photos, etc.) to this office by the May 28, 2021 deadline. If you have questions, you may call this office at 972-771-2034.
SCAM ALERT! Filing of a Homestead Exemption is free. Do not be taken in by solicitors requiring a fee to file paperwork for you. Call the Appraisal District for more information.
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PROPERTY OWNERS - ONE OF THE EASIEST WAYS A HOMEOWNER CAN LOWER HIS OR HER PROPERTY TAX BILL IN 2019 IS TO FILE A HOMESTEAD EXEMPTION. FOR MORE INFORMATION ON HOMESTEAD EXEMPTIONS, CLICK HERE.
Within this site you will find general information about the District and the ad valorem property tax system in Texas, as well as information regarding specific properties within the district. Rockwall Appraisal District is responsible for appraising all real and business personal property within Rockwall County. The district appraises property according to the Texas Property Tax Code and the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practices (USPAP).
The Appraisal District is giving public notice of the capitalization rate to be used each year to appraise property receiving an exemption under Section 11.1825 of the Property Tax Code for Organizations Constructing or Rehabilitating Low-Income Housing: Property Not Previously Exempt. 2021 Low Income Housing Rate: 10.00%-12.00%
Rockwall Appraisal District is responsible for the fair market appraisal of properties within county boundaries for each of the following taxing entities:
|Royse City ISD|
|City of Dallas||RW CO CONS MUD 1|
|City of Fate||RW CO MUD 6|
|City of Heath||RW CO MUD 8|
|City of Mclendon-Chisholm||RW CO CONS MUD 9|
|City of Rockwall||RW CO MUD 7|
|City of Royse City||Rockwall TIF #1|
|City of Rowlett||Rockwall TIF/TIRZ #2|
|City of Wylie|
|City of Garland|
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PLEASE BE ADVISED THAT CERTIFIED PAYMENTS CHARGES A 2.4% SERVICE CHARGE ON ALL CREDIT CARD PAYMENTS. IF YOU CALL CERTIFIED PAYMENTS TO MAKE A PAYMENT VIA PHONE, YOU WILL NEED THE BUREAU CODE OF 9737389. YOU WILL ALSO NEED TO KNOW YOUR PROPERTY ID NUMBER. THE PROPERTY ID NUMBER FOR YOUR PROPERY CAN BE FOUND EITHER BY FOLLOWING THE PROPERTY SEARCH TAB AT THE TOP OF THE PAGE, OR IN THE UPPER RIGHT HAND CORNER OF YOUR TAX STATEMENT.