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Texas voters will decide whether to lower their property tax payments after Legislature completes last-minute Hail Mary

If voters approve the measure next year, it will raise the state’s homestead exemption from $25,000 to $40,000 for school district property taxes, netting the average homeowner about $176 in savings.

An Aerial image of a suburban neighborhood in San Marcos on October 18, 2021.

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Politics State government Dade Phelan Dan Patrick Paul Bettencourt Property taxes Texas House of Representatives Texas Senate