Bexar County Homestead Exemption

Learn About Tax Exemptions

Texas offers a variety of partial or total exemptions from appraised property values used to determine local property taxes. Exemptions from property tax require applications in most circumstances. Applications for property tax exemptions are filed with the appraisal district in which the property is located. The general deadline for filing an exemption application is before May 1.

Here's a flier with links to different applications and more details on different types of tax exemptions.

Watch the video below to learn how to fill out the Residence Homestead exemption form, with SABOR's Government Affairs Director, Brett Finley, and Bexar County Appraisal District's Customer Information Assistance Director, Sarah Yanez. Find the forms at