News Article | July 20, 2022
|"A citizen stopped me in the grocery store yesterday, complaining that he never recieved his tax notice from the county and shouldn't be expected to pay. Is that true?"|
What does the county do if a citizen claims they did not receive notice of their taxes? Can the county waive late fees?
Failure to receive a tax bill does not affect the validity of the tax, penalty, or interest, the due date, the existence of a tax lien or any procedure instituted to collect a tax. Tax Code §31.01(g). Waivers of penalties and interest may be permissible, pursuant to Tax Code §33.011.