CBS 11 Header TXA 21 Header MeTV Header KRLD Header The Fan Header

Property Taxes

A surburban home is shown. (credit: Getty images/Preston C. Mack)

Some Collin County Residents Shocked By Property Appraisals

There was an unexpected and unwelcome surprise in the mail this week for a lot of Collin County property owners. To put it mildly, the notices confirmed that property values are skyrocketing.

CBSDFW.COM–05/07/2014

PETCEMETERY

Cedar Hill Pet Cemetery Celebrates Survival

Nearly a year and a half after their fight against developers began, the board of directors of the Cedar Hill Pet Cemetery are celebrating.

03/09/2013

Students read books in an elementary school. (credit: Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

More State Schools Giving $ To “Robin Hood” Finance System

A record number of Texas school districts now have to give up money to the state. According to the Texas Education Agency, an additional 23 state school districts are now considered property wealthy.

CBSDFW.COM–09/12/2012

Mitt Romney (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Opinion: Mitt Romney’s Tax Problem

Mitt Romney is the person who needs to put up or shut up in his dispute with Harry Reid. There is no reason to believe a word he is saying about his taxes.

08/09/2012

Leaders With City Of Plano Projecting Income Growth

For the first time in years, Plano’s budget director will report growth in income.

03/26/2012

Education

Wealthy North Texas Districts Sue Over School Finance

A coalition of about 120 property wealthy Texas school districts filed a lawsuit against the state Friday, alleging that its system of paying for public education is inadequate and unconstitutional.

12/09/2011

(credit: Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)

Collin County Taxes Sent To New Mexico By Mistake

A printing error could leave some Collin County residents with a big tax headache.

CBSDFW.COM–10/29/2010

Some Homeowners Fear Higher Taxes From Project

Some longtime West Dallas residents, many quite elderly, are petrified they will have to leave their homes because of higher property taxes.

09/28/2010