Texas Gov. Greg Abbott has proposed amending the state’s tax code in order to enact property tax reform. The proposal came in the governor’s State of the State Address.
Property Tax Reform Proposals
In his address, the Governor specifically proposed three areas for reform:
– limiting the ability of taxing authorities to raise property taxes;
– ending unfunded mandates on cities and counties; and
– giving taxpayers the ability to fire their property tax appraiser.
State of the State Address, Colorado Gov. Greg Abbott, January 15, 2019