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**Effective September 1, 2017 important deadlines have changed.  The deadline to protest is now May 15 and the deadline to file business personal property renditions is April 1.**





Important notification for HOMESTEAD AUDIT

Linebarger Goggan Blair & Sampson LLP Law Firm has been hired by GCAD to conduct a Homestead Audit. They will research exemptions for eligibility, and will be sending out letters directly to homeowners requesting correspondence. If you receive a letter, please contact them directly at the toll free number on the bottom of the letter for assistance.

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Within this site you will find general information about the District and the ad valorem property tax system in Texas, as well as information regarding specific properties within the district.

Thank you for your patience as we are launching a new website.  Many things have changed, - for example: when you search your property using a property number (R123456), please remove the ‘R’ and only use the digits (123456).  We are continuing to update the website, so please contact us or check back later for more updates.  Please email or call us if you have any questions or concerns.

The primary mission of the Galveston Central Appraisal District is to provide the best possible customer service through teamwork, a positive attitude, a well educated and informative staff and through an accountable system which uses technology, positive communication and a helpful manner in order to ensure the taxing jurisdictions, property owners and the public a smooth transition and experience.