Real Values for Texas Supports Senator Ellis Bill for Property Tax Reform

Bill to close loopholes and create a fairer property tax system in Texas

  1. On Tuesday, March 10, homeowners and community supporters joined Senator Ellis at a press conference to introduce SB 1084. The legislation would curb a common practice that commercial property owners and their tax consultants use to drive down their property values – and tax bills – by as much as 40 percent.
  2. Chief Appraiser Mayra Crigler, Travis County, Chief Appraiser Sands L. Stiefer, Harris County and Jefferson County Judge Jeff Branick also stood with Senator Ellis.
  3. Following the press conference, support from allies, homeowners and other organizations began to roll in.
  4. By working together, homeowners, elected officials and community organizations have the power to make change.
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