Adopted Tax Rates and Exemptions

Entity
2017 Tax Rates
2016 Tax Rates
2015
Tax Rates
2014
Tax Rates
2013 Tax Rates
2012
Tax Rates
Exemptions(subject to application and verification of eligibility)
Homestead
OA**
DP**
Kendall County  .4127 .4127 .394 .394 .394 .395 $10,000 $10,000
Boerne ISD  1.354 1.316 1.294 1.294 1.294 1.294 $25,000 $10,000 $10,000
Comfort ISD  1.202 1.204 1.21 1.21 1.21 1.21 $25,000 $10,000 $10,000
City of Boerne  .4720 .4720 .472 .472 .472 .472 None None
City of Fair Oaks Ranch
 .3295 .32336 .2663 .2663 .2663 .2663 $5,000 $20,000
Cow Creek Groundwater and Conservation District  .0050 .0050 .005 .005 .005 .005 None None
Kendall County Water Control & Improvement District #1  .3149 .2900 .2562 .2562 .2353 .2217 None None
Miralomas MUD  1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 None None
 .9500
 Kendall County MUD #1  .65  .6500

** If you are 65 years of age or older or are disabled and the property is your residence homestead, you may contact the appraisal district regarding any entitlement you may have to a deferral/postponement in the payment of taxes.

A deferred account will accrue interest at the rate of 8% annually.

Some jurisdictions offer tax “freezes” on properties which qualify for the over-65 or disability exemptions. These jurisdictions are, The City of Boerne, Boerne ISD, Comfort ISD, and Kendall County. Taxes are limited to the amount paid on the homestead in the qualifying year plus the value of any additions made to the property after that date.

Disability rating – 10 to 29 percent
$5,000
Disability rating – 30 to 49 percent
$7,500
Disability rating – 50 to 69 percent
$10,000
Disability rating – 70 percent and up
$12,000
Disability rating of not less than 10 percent and is age 65 or older
$12,000
Disability veteran whose disability consists of the loss of use of one or more limbs, total blindness in one or both eyes or papalegia
$12,000
Spouse and children of armed service who dies on active duty
$5,000

Disabled Veteran’s Exemptions

In order to qualify for the Disabled Veteran exemption, you must be a resident of the State of Texas and have at least a 10% service connected disability.

This exemption may be applied to only property in the State, but does not need to be the residence homestead.