The Tax Appraisal District of Bell
County is responsible for appraising all real and business
personal property within Bell County including Belton,
Harker Heights, Killeen, Little River-Academy, Morgan's
Point Resort, Nolanville, Temple and Troy, Texas. The district appraises
property according to the
Texas Property Tax Code and the Uniform Standards of
Professional Appraisal Practices (USPAP).
Estates with $10,000 to $761,590 in unclaimed money due beneficiaries
and heirs. Average estate in this list has $31,242 in unclaimed money .
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Bell County Property Tax Exemptions
The Bell County Appraisal Office in Belton has
information about property tax exemptions and discounts that
could save you money.
The Homestead exemption for example could reduce your property
taxes by up to $1500 a year and it's available
to almost all Bell County homeowners who live in their home. If you are over
65, disabled, or a veteran, you may qualify for additional
exemptions. Contact the Bell County Appraisal
Office in Belton for more information.
Energy-Efficiency Tax Credits and Utility Discounts
In addition to local property tax
exemptions, certain Federal tax credits and utility company
rebates may apply for people who live in the Bell
County Appraisal District and make energy efficient improvements.
Local home improvement contractors can help you qualify for federal, state and local rebates, discounts and tax credits specific to
Bell County. You can get free no-obligation quotes in minutes from local contractors
who live and work in the Bell County Appraisal District.
County Appraisal Protests and Appeals
You may protest if you disagree with the appraisal
district value or any of the appraisal district's
actions concerning your property.
If you are dissatisfied with the Appraisal Review
Board's findings, you have the right to appeal the
ARB's decision. Depending on the facts and type of
property, you may be able to appeal to the state
district court in the county in which your property
is located; to an independent arbitrator; or to the
State Office of Administrative Hearings (SOAH).
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