NOTICE OF CHANGE TO OVER-AGE 65 EXEMPTION REPORTING

Notice of House Bill 394

Amendment to Section 25.027 of the Texas Property Tax Code

August 24, 2015

Dear Property Owners:

House Bill 394 prohibits information in appraisal records from being posted on the Internet if the information indicates the age of a property owner, including information indicating that a property owner is 65 years of age or older.

This bill requires the chief appraiser for each appraisal district, not later than the effective date of this Act, to ensure that information described above is removed from the website.

EFFECTIVE DATE: September 1, 2015.

Sincerely,

David G. Valle

Chief Appraiser