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“How much are Tax Rates this year?”

Postcards have been mailed to help update you on the most recent Tax Rate information.

For most current property value, any final adopted tax rates, and entity contact information for tax rate hearings concerning your property… Click here to search your property for latest updates!

Homestead Exemption – FREE to File


  • Qualifying Exemptions:   Residential Homestead – Disabled Person – Age 65 or Older (or Surviving Spouse) – 100% Disabled Veteran (or Surviving Spouse) – Surviving Spouse of Armed Services Member Killed in Action – Surviving Spouse of First Responder Killed in the line of Duty – Donated Residence of Partially Disabled Veteran (or Surviving Spouse)
  • Must have:   Updated Drivers License or Texas ID – Disabled Person: Social Security Admin letter or A&B Card – Disabled Vet:  CURRENT OR RECENTLY RECEIVED Awards letter from VA


***Note:  there MAY be late options available, if after April 30th

Please file your application and the CAD will provide any legislative remedies, once approved)***


No annual renewal required – Chief Appraiser may request updated applications when necessary.


Use “Property Search” to pay ONLINE with Credit Card / Debit Card / ECheck

Pay by PHONE using a Credit/Debit Card or Check
with Bureau Code: 8627308 to (254) 613-1856

Click here for processing fees(applied by the vendor)

$$$ In Person – All locations (Belton, Temple and Killeen) Accept check, cash or money order with NO FEE $$$

After hours payments can be made at the Belton office 24/7 using the drop box outside

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

Data Portal

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  Clearwater U.W.C.D
Bell County Road  Village of Salado Bell County WCID #6
City of Bartlett Academy ISD  Donahoe Water Shed
City of Belton Bartlett ISD  Elm Creek Water Shed
City of Harker Hts  Belton ISD  Bell County WCID #2
City of Holland Holland ISD  Cen Texas College
City of Killeen  Killeen ISD  Temple College
City of Little River/Academy Moody ISD  Temple Health and Bioscience 
City of Morgan’s Point Resort Rogers ISD  Bell County ESD #1
City of Nolanville  Salado ISD  Bell County MUD #1
City of Rogers  Temple ISD  Bell County MUD #2
City of Temple  Troy ISD 


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What is a Property Tax Appraisal?
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

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

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