OFFICE LOBBY IS OPEN
Please be advised, we have opened our lobby in a limited capacity to assist property owners that require in-person assistance. We strongly recommend property owners continue to choose remote options of communication when submitting applications or have a question. Due to the size of our lobby, we ask that only one family member enter the lobby.
CAD staff can be contacted via telephone at (512) 398-5550 and by email.
Within this site you will find general information about the District and the ad valorem property tax system in Texas, as well as information regarding specific properties within the district.
Caldwell Appraisal District is responsible for appraising all real and business personal property within Caldwell County and parts of four surrounding counties. The district appraises property according to the Texas Property Tax Code and the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practices (USPAP).
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The mission of the Caldwell County Appraisal District is to discover, list and appraise all property located within the boundaries of the district in an accurate, ethical and impartial manner in an effort to estimate the market value of each property and achieve uniformity and equity between classes of properties. This will be accomplished by maintaining the highest standards in appraisal practices and law, guided by the goals of providing quality service to the taxpayers and taxing entities and by developing personnel who are professional and knowledgeable.
The Appraisal District does not set tax rates. The tax rates are set by each individual taxing entity.
2020 values have been certified. Filed protests will be continued being processed during the next few weeks.
Processing of Deeds for Ownership changes are currently as of recorded date April 23, 2020.
All ownership changes after this date may not be changed until August.
All property splits & subdivision will not be created until October.