Henderson County, Texas - Assessor's Office
The Henderson County Assessor is responsible for appraising real estate and assessing a property tax on properties located in Henderson County, Texas. You can contact the Henderson County Assessor for:
- Reporting upgrades or improvements
- Checking the Henderson County property tax due date
- Appealing your property tax appraisal
- Your property tax bill
- Paying your property tax
- Information on your property's tax assessment
The Henderson County Assessor's Office is located in Athens, Texas.
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Henderson County Assessor's Office Services
There are three major roles involved in administering property taxes - Tax Assessor, Property Appraiser, and Tax Collector. Note that in some counties, one or more of these roles may be held by the same individual or office. For example, the Henderson County Tax Assessor may also serve as the Henderson County Tax Appraiser.
- The Henderson County Tax Assessor is responsible for setting property tax rates and collecting owed property tax on real estate located in Henderson County.
- The Henderson County Property Appraiser is responsible for determining the taxable value of each piece of real estate, which the Tax Assessor will use to determine the owed property tax.
- The Henderson County Tax Collector is responsible for collecting property tax from property owners. They issue yearly tax bills to all property owners in Henderson County, and work with the sheriff's office to foreclose on properties with delinquent taxes.
When contacting Henderson County about your property taxes, make sure that you are contacting the correct office. You can call the Henderson County Tax Assessor's Office for assistance at 903-675-6134. Remember to have your property's Tax ID Number or Parcel Number available when you call!
If you have documents to send, you can fax them to the Henderson County assessor's office at 903-677-3858. Please call the assessor's office in Athens before you send documents or if you need to schedule a meeting.