July 3, 2018 - The Shelby County Appraisal District does not have phone service at this time. It is unknown when our phones will be working again. We believe the lines were damaged from a house fire on Shelbyville street.
June 11, 2018 - Property owners who disagree with the Shelby County Appraisal District’s appraisal of their property for local taxes or for any other action that adversely affects them may protest their property value to the appraisal district’s Appraisal Review Board (ARB).
A property owner must file a written notice of protest before Jun 15th or within 30 days after the appraisal district mails the taxpayer a notice of appraised value, whichever is later.
May 22, 2018 - The Shelby County Appraisal District mailed appraisal notices on May 15th. Your city, county, school district and other local taxing units will use the appraisal district’s value to set your 2018 property tax rates.
April 3, 2018 - If you own tangible personal property that is used to produce income, you must file a rendition with the Shelby County Appraisal District by April 15.
A rendition is a report that lists all the taxable property you owned or controlled on January 1 of this year. Property includes inventory and equipment used by a business. Owners do not have to render exempt property, such as church property or an agriculture producer’s equipment used for farming.
March 29, 2018 - Notice is hereby given that a public meeting of the Appraisal Review Board of Shelby County will convene at 10:00 A.M. on Tuesday, April 3, 2018 at the office of Shelby County Appraisal District, 724 Shelbyville Street, Center, Texas. The following subjects will be discussed, and action taken where necessary.
1. Call to Order
2. Hear and Determine Taxpayers’ Appeals
3. Approve the Minutes of the Meeting of January 9, 2018
4. Submit Supplemental Records for First Quarter of 2018