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Burkburnett Independent School District

Tax Office...


Jeanine Pickett - Tax Assessor/Collector

[email protected]
940-569-3326 ext. 1, 1

 
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General Information

Burkburnett ISD Tax Office is located in the Administration Building at 416 Glendale.
 
Office hours are 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Friday.
 

Tax Office Calendar of Operation
The BISD Tax office follows the BISD school calendar. 
 

Documents
 

Electronic Statement Sign Up

Go to: http://www.texaspayments.com Use the drop-down box to access BISD property taxes. Search by name (Last, First), address or account number. The online taxes website offers the option to pay by credit card. A fee for this convenience will be assessed. Credit cards accepted are VISA, MasterCard and Discover.


Payments

Payments may be made in person during normal business hours at 416 Glendale or mailed to 416 Glendale, Burkburnett, TX 76354. Please make checks payable to Burkburnett ISD Tax Office.

BISD tax office accepts the United States Postal Service postmark as valid date paid.

Inquiries regarding taxes may be made by contacting the tax office during office hours at 940-569-3326, ext. 1 or by accessing taxes online at https://texaspayments.com/Home/AccountSearch. Access this website for the option to pay by credit card. A fee for this convenience will be assessed. Credit cards accepted are VISA, MasterCard and Discover.


Billing

The 2017 tax bills will be mailed in October. Taxes are due and payable upon receipt. Current year taxes become delinquent on February 1, 2018. Penalties and interest as subscribed by the Texas Property Tax Code will continue to incur on any unpaid taxes.

Tax bills will be mailed directly to the mortgage company upon their request. A duplicate tax bill will not be mailed to the property owner. All other tax bills will be mailed to the address provided on the tax rolls. If you do not receive your tax bill by November 1, you can go online at www.texaspayments.com and print a statement.

For mailing address changes, contact the Wichita County Appraisal District at 940-322-2435 or Clay County Appraisal District at 940-538-4311.


Exemptions

Wichita Appraisal District administers all exemptions on property located in Wichita County. If you need information or instruction or have any questions about whether you qualify for an exemption and how to apply for the exemption, contact their office at 940-322-2435. The Wichita Appraisal District website address is www.wadtx.com. If your property is located in Clay County, your exemptions are administered by Clay County Appraisal District. You may contact the Clay CAD at (940) 538-4311. The Clay County Appraisal District website address is www.claycad.org.


Homestead Exemption
In order to qualify for a homestead exemption, the property owner must have owned and lived (as their principal residence) in the home on January 1st of the year they are applying for the exemption. A person may not receive a homestead exemption for more than one residence homestead in the same year. Contact Wichita Appraisal District/Clay CAD for more information.


Disability Exemption
The disabled person applying for the exemption must first qualify for the homestead exemption. Contact Wichita CAD/Clay CAD for more information.


Over-65 Exemption
A homeowner qualifies for this exemption if they own the home and live in it as their principal residence. The year they turn 65, they should contact Wichita CAD/Clay CAD for more information.


Installment Payments for Disabled Persons and Over-65 Taxpayers
If a taxpayer has either a disability or an over-65 exemption, they qualify to pay their current taxes on their homestead in four installments without penalty or interest if paid within the time limits set out by law. Contact the tax office at 940-569-3327 ext. 1 for more information


Tax Rates

2017 Adopted Tax Rate = 1.54000

Maintenance & Operation 1.17000
Interest & Sinking (Bond Indebtedness) .37000

Total: 1.54000


Previous Years:
 
2016 1.54
2015 1.31
2014 1.31
2013 1.29
2012 1.30


How To Calculate Taxes
  Market Value Appraisal District sets value
- Exemption Must qualify and apply with Appraisal District
= Taxable Value  
x Rate per $100 value Taxing Unit's governing body sets rate (divide the amount by $100)
= Tax Amount

Taxing Unit's Collector bills this amount


Tax Related Sites:

Wichita County Appraisal District http://www.wadtx.com/
Wichita County Tax Office http://www.burkburnettisd.org/admin/www.wichitatax.com
Perdue, Brandon, Fielder, Collins & Mott Law firm http://www.burkburnettisd.org/admin/www.pbfcm.com
Clay County Appraisal District http://www.claycad.org