If you received a post card like the following, you may be eligible for a homestead exemption.

Apply Now to see if you meet the requirements and potentially save some money.

NEW! Reports & Request can now be found in our Data Portal.

Data Portal

After January 31, late quarter payment plan enrollments can be submitted on or before February 29, 2020. The late enrollments will include penalty and interest.

Homestead Exemptions can now be filed online!!

To qualify for a homestead, you must:
• Own and reside in the home on January 1st, 2019
• Must have driver’s license updated with current matching address

Apply Now


“Homestead Designation Services” is not affiliated with any Appraisal District.

Their letter was NOT sent by our office and is not relevant to your property tax homestead exemption.

2019 Tax PDF Bills are available online to print and download.

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Welcome to the Tax Appraisal District of Bell County!

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.

The Tax Appraisal District of Bell County is responsible for appraising all real and business personal property within Bell County. The district appraises property according to the Texas Property Tax Code and the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practices (USPAP).

The Tax Appraisal District of Bell County is responsible for the fair market appraisal of properties within each of the following taxing entities:
Bell County  City of Troy  Troy ISD 
Bell County Road  Village of Salado Clearwater U.W.C.D
City of Bartlett Academy ISD  Bell County WCID #6
City of Belton Bartlett ISD  Donahoe Water Shed
City of Harker Hts  Belton ISD  Elm Creek Water Shed
City of Holland Holland ISD  Little River WCID #2
City of Killeen  Killeen ISD  Cen Texas College
City of Morgan’s Point Resort Moody ISD  Temple College
City of Nolanville  Rogers ISD  Temple Health and Bioscience 
City of Rogers  Salado ISD  Bell County MUD #1
City of Temple  Temple ISD  Bell County MUD #2


Taxing Unit Portal Data Portal


Contact Information

Belton Office:
411 E. Central
Belton, TX 76513
Phone: 254-939-5841

Killeen Office:
301 Priest Dr.
Killeen, TX 76541
Phone: 254-634-9752

Temple Office:
205 E. Central
Temple, TX 76501
Phone: 254-771-1108

Exemptions: exemptions@bellcad.org

Mailing Address For ALL Locations:
P.O. Box 390
Belton, TX 76513

Hours of Operation:
Monday – Friday
8:00am – 4:45pm