Not seeing property tax relief despite Texas' historic tax cut? Here's why
Some Texans are still not seeing property tax relief, despite Governor Greg Abbott signing a historic $18 billion property tax cut bill that voters approved earlier this month. Don Zimmerman with the Travis County Taxpayers' Union is one of the millions of homeowners who saw his property tax bill decrease because of the 2023 tax relief plan.
Tax cuts, teacher pension increases at stake after misinformation-led challenge to 2023 election
Lawsuits based on false claims about voting equipment could delay millions of dollars in cost-of-living increases for retired teachers expected to arrive in January. The lawsuits also threaten to hold up state property tax cuts for homeowners — arguably Republicans' signature policy achievement this year. Voters widely approved both policies this fall.