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Property Tax

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Miscellaneous Property Tax FAQs

Downtown Administration
Records Building – 500 Elm Street, Suite 3300, Dallas, TX 75202
Telephone: (214) 653-7811 • Fax: (214) 653-7888
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What is the web address and phone number for my local Appraisal District?

Appraisal DistrictPhone NumberWebsite
Collin Central Appraisal District469-742-9200
Dallas Central Appraisal District214-631-0910www.dallascad.org
Denton Central Appraisal District940-349-3800
Ellis Central Appraisal District972-937-3552
Kaufman County Appraisal District972-932-6081www.kaufman-cad.org
Rockwall Central Appraisal District972-771-2034www.rockwallcad.com
Tarrant Appraisal District817-284-0024www.tad.org

When and where are the Tax Auctions?

The Sheriff’s Tax Sales are held the first Tuesday of every month beginning at 9:00 AM at:


Auction days and times are listed at the Dallas County Courthouse, 600 Commerce Street, on the Public Information board located on the first floor. Visit www.taxsales.lgbs.com for additional information.

Written Statements are required to purchase property at the tax sale. Click here for the Request for Written Statement. All certificates must be purchased at the following location:

Dallas County Tax Office
500 Elm Street
Suite 1200
Dallas, TX 75202

The certified Written Statement form issued by the Tax Assessor/Collector’s office must be submitted to the Dallas County Sheriff’s Office via fax 214-761-1391 at least 2 business days before the day of the sale in which the bidder intends to participate.