Houston Real Estate Tax Information
Did You Know?
Local, state and federal tax codes are constantly being revised. Before you buy a Houston area home, make sure your real estate partner possesses a strong knowledge in this matter. Because helping investors is one of the core disciplines of Houston Realtors, The Zoller Group, you will learn the latest, most up-to-date information on buying Houston real estate and the impact of the recently changed tax codes.
The Texas State Tax Structure
One of the big benefits to living in the state of Texas is all residents are exempt from state income tax. In addition, residents are not required to pay state property taxes. All property taxes are levied by local and special taxing districts and each entity collects taxes from both personal property and real estate. A residents total tax bill is the “ sum of the rates of all applicable taxing units including cities, counties, schools, and special districts".
Download your IRS Publication #521 Form - Moving Expenses For Preparing Your Federal Income Tax Returns.
Download your IRS Publication #936 From - Home Mortgage Interest Deductions.
Do you have a question about taxes here in Houston or the state of Texas? Contact your Houston Realtors, The Zoller Group for more information about taxation.