In most counties, property taxes are paid in two installments, usually June 1 and September 1. If the tax bills are mailed late (after May 1), the first installment is due 30 days after the date on your tax bill.How do you calculate real estate tax?
Calculate your real estate tax by multiplying your property’s assessed value by the annual tax rate. Subtract any applicable exemptions allowed by the tax code from this amount and then add any special fees that you’re liable for.Where can you find property tax records?
Property records are maintained at either the county courthouse, county recorder, city hall or another city or county department. Many public offices are staffed by knowledgeable personnel ready to help you find property deeds and encumbrances.