FAQs

  • Who do I make my check payable to?

  • Where do I mail my payments?

  • Can I pay my taxes by credit card?

  • Can I pay electronically?

  • Can I pay my taxes by phone?

  • Is there a Drop Box payment location for after tax office hours?

  • What if my mortgage company is supposed to pay my taxes?

  • Why do I have to pay taxes if I do not have children in school?

  • I am over 65 years of age. Why do I still have to pay taxes?

  • What are exemptions? What are the types of exemptions?

  • How do I get a Homestead, Over-65, or Disability exemption?

  • How do you determine the appraised value of my property?

  • I am disabled or over 65 and not able to pay my taxes. Is my property subject to be sold by the Humble ISD Tax Office to pay for delinquent taxes?

  • What happens if I do not pay my taxes?

  • Can I set up an installment agreement to pay delinquent taxes?

  • I did not receive a tax bill in the mail. Why do I have to pay penalty and interest?

  • I am the new owner and did not own this property the entire year. Why am I responsible for the entire year's taxes?

  • I received a bill for personal property taxes, but I do not own any real estate; I just lease it for my business. Why am I receiving a bill on property I do not own? Shouldn't the property owner be paying this?

  • I closed my business. Why am I receiving a tax bill?

  • What is a tax certificate and how can I obtain one?