Skyrocketing Property Taxes is a problem in Texas.


Fernando Padron at the Political forum co-hosted by the following: Jefferson Neighborhood Association, Monticello Park Neighborhood Association, and Woodlawn Lake Community Association

Skyrocketing property taxes is a problem. In the past five years, Bexar County has seen an exponential hike in property taxes. All property in the state of Texas is subject to taxation unless federal or state law exempts it from the tax. Article 8, Sec 1(a) of the state constitution states that “all taxation shall be equal and uniformed.” However, some citizens argue that the Texas property tax system is not always equal and uniform.

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