Property Tax Abatement


This information should not be construed as, and is not a substitute for, legal advice.

Taxpayers and taxing units are urged to consult the Attorney General’s Economic Development Handbook and their own legal counsel for any questions or interpretations of economic development laws.

Tax Programs/Incentives

Local Property Tax Information

Economic Development Handbook (PDF posted by Office of Attorney General, 2013)

Statutes Governing Reinvestment Zones and Tax Abatements

Need Help?

For questions, contact the Comptroller's Economic Development & Analysis Division at or call 1-800-531-5441 ext. 3-4679 (in Austin: 512-463-4679).

Biennial Reports & Other Abatement Reports

Biennial Reports

The reported information from each appraisal district is maintained in a registry of reinvestment zones and tax abatements and compiled into a biennial report.

The report is completed no later than December 31 of each even-numbered year and submitted to the legislature and to the governor. The report includes a summary of the information reported under this section.

Reports of Tax Abatements (TA Logs)

2010 Reports

2009 Reports

2008 Reports

Reports of Reinvestment Zones (RZ Logs)

2010 Reports

2009 Reports

2008 Reports