Can I File A Protest After The Deadline Date?

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

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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2801 B. F. Terry Blvd. Rosenberg, TX 77471
Est. 1982

The Fort Bend Central Appraisal District is a political subdivision of the State of Texas established in 1982 for the purpose of discovering and appraising property for ad valorem tax purposes for each taxing unit within the boundaries of the district.

The district has approximately 376,000 accounts to appraise each year with a total market value of approximately $107 billion.

FBCAD Serves Approx. 215 Taxing Units.