While most homeowners pay taxes on the real value of their property, many large commercial property owners routinely use appeals and lawsuits to avoid paying their fair share. Over the last five years, homeowners have carried the burden of approximately $5.6 billion more in property taxes because of the state’s largest commercial property owners’ manipulation of the property tax system.
When large commercial property owners shirk their responsibility, ordinary homeowners pay more property taxes to make up the difference. It leads to frustration among homeowners and erodes support for our schools and other public services
Join us as we fight to reform property tax law in Texas so that large commercial owners pay taxes on the real values of their property.