Property Tax Process

Property Tax Process

What is a Property Tax Appraisal?  Who are Appraisers?

2023 BELL CAD Market Protest Information

Videos- How to Present your Case

How to Present your Case at Appraisal Review Board Hearing for Homeowners
How to Present your Case at Appraisal Review Board Hearing for Small Businesses

Related Information

Appraisal Protest and Appeals

Arbitration Information

Paying Your Taxes

Property Tax System Basics

Taxpayer Bill of Rights

Valuing Property

Texas Property Tax Exemptions

Local Review: Texas Taxpayer Review and the ARB (see Chapter 41, Local Review)

To view the Texas Property Tax Code in its entirety visit the Texas Constitution and Statutes Web site.

Some Appraisal Information-definitions:

Tax Collections Information:

The Collection Process (see Chapter 31, Collections)


  • Online: Pay with Credit Card / Debit Card / eCheck
  • Phone: Call (254)613-1856 – Pay with Credit Card / Debit Card / Check
  • MUST USE Bureau Code: 8627308

    Click here for processing fees (applied by the vendor)

  • Free Options: In Person – All locations (Belton, Temple and Killeen)

    By Check, Cash or Money Order

  • After Hours: Outside dropbox located at the Belton office 24/7

The Role of Appraisers?

Where do your tax dollars go?

Contact Information

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

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

Temple Office:
205 E. Central Ave.
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