Travis County is located in Central Texas and part of the Austin-Round Rock Metro Area. Whether you are buying or leasing Austin commercial or residential property in Austin Tx you will want to find out the tax rate and know how to calculate your property taxes. Every tax jurisdiction is different so before signing a contract it's a good idea to know what taxing jurisdiction your in and what the tax rate is.
How to Find Your Taxing Jurisdiction
You want to start with going to https://www.traviscad.org/property-search/
1. Click on the Blue Property Search Button
2. Enter Property Search Address
How to use TCAD property search options
3. Taxing Jurisdiction Tab
Now that you are in the Travis CAD Taxing Jurisdiction section you will now see the property tax rate and it will also break the tax rate down by entity.
- Description column – Shows each jurisdiction that levy's taxes on your property.
- Tax Rate – This show the tax rate for each jurisdiction as well as the Total Tax Rate for your property
How to Calculate the Travis County Tax Rate
Simply multiply the tax rate by the taxable value you get the total estimated taxes due for your property