PUBLIC ACCESS POLICIES AND STATUTORY RESPONSIBILITIES
It is the policy of the Board of Directors to provide the public with a reasonable opportunity to address the Board on the subject of the policies and procedures of the Appraisal District and the Appraisal Review Board and on any issue under the Board’s jurisdiction. Generally, the Board’s statutory duties are:
- Adopting the District’s annual operating budget
- Contracting for necessary services
- Hiring the Chief Appraiser and assigning responsibilities to the position
- Making general policy regarding the operation of the Appraisal District
- Appointing the Taxpayer Liaison Officer
At each regularly scheduled meeting on the third Thursday after the first Monday of each month at 9:30 a.m., the Chairman of the Board shall announce that each person wishing to address the Board on such policies, procedures, or issues may have five (5) minutes in which to do so. The Board may vote to expand any person’s time for speaking. If a large number of persons wish to speak to the Board, the Board may vote to reduce each person’s time for speaking as may be reasonably necessary to allow the Board to complete its business and adjourn the meeting at a reasonable time. The Board may refuse to hear any person who attempts to speak on a subject unrelated to the policies and procedures of the Appraisal District or the Appraisal Review Board and unrelated to any other issue under the Board’s jurisdiction.
Conroe, TX 77305
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Pursuant to Sec. 11.1825(r) of the Texas Property Tax Code, The Montgomery County Appraisal District gives public notice of the capitalization rate to be used for the 2021 Tax Year to value properties receiving exemptions under this section. Rent restricted properties vary widely. These variations can have an effect on the valuation of the property. A basic capitalization rate of 10.0% will be used to value these properties; although adjustments may be made on the individual property characteristics and the information provided to the chief appraiser as required under Sections 11.182(d) and (g) of the Property Tax Code.