Online help – Payment verification, downloading Statement copies, or to Pay online
click here or use “Property Search”

Mailed tax payments are typically processed within 3-5 business days of receipt.
During heavier periods, can take 7-10 business days once received.

Now Online – Agricultural UseApplications
Faster Service – Click Here for Online Application to get started!
Need help? – Click Here for Instructions

Late Quarterly Payment Enrollment

– for qualifying property with Over-65, Disabled Person, or Disabled Veteran –

Late Enrollments – will include Penalty and Interest

Requests must be submitted by February 28th

File HOMESTEAD EXEMPTION – Free ONLINE – using “Property Search”

See filing requirements below


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

Field Appraisers will be out conducting onsite inspections between:
October 2020 and February 2021
(Note: Appraisers will appear with TADBC Logo shirts, vests or caps, along with business cards and badges. They will be carrying electronic devices and measuring tapes)

Homestead Exemption Requirements

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)

  • No Fee – FREE to file
  • Deadline: April 30th
  • Must have: Updated Drivers License or Texas ID – Disabled Person: Social Security Admin letter or A&B Card – Disabled Vet: Awards letter from VA

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

    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  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


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

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