Tax Information

TAX PAYMENTS
All property tax payments should be made to:

 

          Leslie Jones Burks, Polk County Tax Assessor/Collector

          Polk County Tax Office

          416 N. Washington Ave

          Livingston, TX 77351

 

Payments may be made in person or by mail.

 

INFORMATION ABOUT YOUR TAXES

FAILURE TO RECEIVE A TAX STATEMENT DOES NOT DISMISS PENALTY AND INTEREST

 

FORMS OF PAYMENT

All payments must be made in United States currency. Cash, checks, money orders and cashier’s checks are acceptable.

 

DUE DATES:

You have from October 1 of the tax year to January 31 of the following year to pay the full amount of your taxes without penalty or interest. Taxes become delinquent on February 1st. Any unpaid balance will accrue penalty and interest at the following rates:

February – 7%, March – 9%, April – 11%, May – 13%, June – 15%, July 18%.

1% will be added for each additional month.