New Applications Required

New Homestead and Agricultural applications are required, but not limited to, whenever there is a deed change on a property.  This includes removing or adding names, trusts, Limited Liability Companies, Limited Partnerships, etc. anything that changes the name on the property.   New applications are also required, but not limited to, when we are verifying […]

Homestead Exemption – Tax Break

Your Property property may qualify for a residence homestead exemption, which will reduce your taxes. If the property is your home and you occupy it as your primary residence, the property likely qualifies for one or more residence homestead exemptions, which will reduce the amount of taxes imposed on the property.  The form needed to […]

Attention Property Owners

Property owners have certain rights that may reduce their property tax burden. HOMEOWNERS Persons who own their residence on January 1, 2021, may claim their home as a residential homestead.  The filing of this document is only necessary if the homeowner has changed homesteads since January 1, 2020, the appraisal district has requested an updated […]

Updated Property Tax Information Now Available for Texas Taxpayers 2021

Meridian — New and updated property tax information has just been compiled by Bosque County Central Appraisal District and is available now to assist taxpayers. This property tax information is current and covers a wide range of topics, such as taxpayer remedies, exemptions and appraisals, and has information for select groups, such as disabled veterans […]

Agricultural & Wildlife Information

Below are the documents needed for Agricultural and Wildlife. Agricultural & Wildlife Guidelines Ag Qualification Guidelines Useful information for property owners who may be considering, or have questions relating to, agricultural valuation. Ag Qualification Guidelines Wildlife Qualification Guidelines Useful information for property owners who may be considering, or have questions relating to, wildlife ag valuation. […]

Central Appraisal District Sign
Appraiser are in the Field

Appraisers are in the Field appraising the School Districts of Cranfills Gap, Iredell, & Meridian. The Contracted Appraisers with Western Valuation and Consulting have the sign below on their vehicles. The Appraisers with Bosque CAD still have their signs that say “Bosque County Central Appraisal District”. How is my Property Appraised? At least once every […]

Property Tax Key Terms

Six Key Terms from TravisCAD on Vimeo. Determined by the Appraisal District: Market Value= What the property would sell for Assessed Value= The limited property value after exemptions are applied Taxable Value= The property value you pay taxes on Determined by the Taxing Units & Elected Officials: No New Revenue Rate= The reset button […]

Gov. Gregg Abbott – Q & A on Tax Rates and Valuation

Gov. Greg Abbott is encouraging tax authorities to cut property tax rates, not raise them |   Excerpt Q & A: Property owners are getting their annual appraisals, many with values that are going up. The state legislature passed a cap on how much those tax rates could go up, but the Texas […]

Appraisal Review Process 2020

Introduction The purpose of this document is to provide Bosque County property owners with basic information concerning the 2020 property tax appraisal process in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic. Appraisal Issues The COVID-19 pandemic has caused uncertainties for all citizens this year, and how to proceed in this difficult time is a challenge. The […]