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  • Once you purchase the property your Title Company will file the Deed with the Fort Bend County Clerk’s Office. Note: The date of your closing could be different than the date the Title Company actually files your deed.
  • Once that Deed record is recorded with the Fort Bend County Clerk’s Office the Fort Bend Central Appraisal District receives a weekly update 1-2 days a week of all Deed record changes.
  • All Deed record changes are then recorded in the Fort Bend Central Appraisal District system to match what has been filed with the County Clerk’s Office.
  • It takes about 4-6 weeks for our records to get updated.
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Online Protest is only available during protest period beginning April 15th.

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Fort Bend Central Appraisal District does NOT collect, bill, invoice or handle any property tax bills. We ONLY APPRAISE Property in Fort Bend County.

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If there is any information on the property that is incorrect you can mail a detailed letter to our address here at 2801 B.F. Terry Blvd. Rosenberg, TX 77471.

Please include all the information regarding the property, the reason the information we have is incorrect, and your contact information.

You can also come in person to our address here at 2801 B.F. Terry Blvd. Rosenberg, TX 77471.

Please bring all the information you have regarding the property.

You can call us at 281-344-8623 to speak with a representative.

Please have your account#, or the property address ready when calling.

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Effective as of Sept 1, 2005, the Fort Bend County Appraisal District Website will no longer display photographs and building sketches for all property. In accordance with Senate Bill 541, as passed by the Texas Legislature, information in appraisal records may not be posted on the Internet if the information is a photograph, sketch, or floor plan of an improvement to real property that is designed primarily for use as a human residence. Photographs and building sketches of property will still be available for viewing by the public at the Fort Bend Central Appraisal District Customer Service Area located at 2801 B.F. Terry Blvd, Rosenberg, Texas during normal business hours.

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The information shown on the website is as of certification date. Any property ownership or value change after certification will not show on the website until the following year when the website will show preliminary data on April 15th.

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The data that is being presented on this website is public record and available under laws governing the public’s right to access public information. We cannot selectively remove or withhold this information.
Under Section 25.025, Tax Code defines who can have their information secured. If you feel you qualify for what is allowed by law. You can complete form 50-284 and return it to the Fort Bend Central Appraisal District.

The website for the application is https://www.comptroller.texas.gov/forms/50-284.pdf

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The CAD appraisals are audited by the State each year. Appraisals must be 100% of market value to ensure that school districts will not lose any state funding.

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Fort Bend CAD does not bill, invoice your taxes. We only appraise property for Fort Bend County. Please contact your taxing entity about your tax bill.

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Per Section 22.27 of the Texas Property Tax Code, the Appraisal District is prohibited from disclosing sales information gathered from a private source. Taxpayers who have protested their property are entitled only to a list of sales used to value their property.

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Late protests are allowed for good cause if you miss the usual deadline.

The Appraisal Review Board (ARB) decides whether you have good cause.

Late protests are not allowed after the ARB approves the appraisal records for the year.

Submit your late protest and documentation showing good cause to the ARB by mail to 2801 B.F. Terry Blvd, Rosenberg, TX 77471 or by email to info@fbcad.org

Per Section 41.44 (b) of the Texas Property Tax Code, A property owner who files his notice of protest after the deadline prescribed by Subsection (a) of this section but before the appraisal review board approves the appraisal records is entitled to a hearing and determination of the protest if he shows good cause as determined by the board for failure to file the notice on time.

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