Welcome to Lamar County Appraisal District!

Welcome to our website! Our goal is to provide our users with accurate usable information to assist in easily finding any data regarding property taxes in Lamar County. If there is data you need that does not appear on our website, or if you have suggestions, I invite your input. We are dedicated to serving the citizens of this community in every way possible to ensure that property taxation in Lamar County is fair and equal.

Covid-19

**Our Lobby is Open. Please see important information below.**

 

Lamar County Appraisal District lobby is open to the public from 8:00 A.M. to 4:45 P.M. Monday through Friday except for posted holidays or other events.  Property owners are encouraged to utilize email or mail resources to file applications or submit renditions.  Property tax payments can also be paid online or by mail.  When visiting the office in-person, please remember to use common sense and wise judgment regarding good health practices.

Lamar County Appraisal District (LCAD) reserves the right, in accordance with the recommended guidelines from the DSHS, to make changes within the LCAD office that are in the interest of public health safety. We require a mask be worn when entering our establishment and maintaining a safe distance as outlined by the Department of State Health Services. It is the individual’s responsibility to not enter public places if they are exhibiting symptoms.  Anyone exhibiting symptoms outlined in the DSHS protocols may be asked to conduct LCAD business online, through the US Postal Service or over the phone.

Customers are encouraged to continue utilizing online resources, email or telephone to conduct their business with the appraisal district.  Tighter restrictions may be imposed during Appraisal Review Board (ARB) Hearings.  Individuals should periodically check our website for breaking news on the Districts day to day operations.

Texas Senate Bill 1943 for Homeowners Who Have Inherited Their Homes

Educational Brochure- This brochure, which is available in both Spanish and English, helps heirs understand the steps they need to take to qualify for tax savings on their homesteads.

The brochure can be found at the following links:

ENGLISH

SPANISH

 

Don’t be fooled by this Homestead Scam!!

                

 

Notice

The Appraisal District is giving public notice of the capitalization rate to be used each year to appraise property receiving an exemption under Section 11.1825 of the Property Tax Code for Organizations Constructing or Rehabilitating Low-Income Housing: Property Not Previously Exempt.

 

2020 LOW INCOME HOUSING APARTMENT CAPITALIZATION RATE:  9.00% – 10.50%

Board Meeting Agenda

In observance of Good Friday our office will be closed Friday, April 2nd and will reopen for regular business hours on Monday, April 5th.