The Big Texas Property Tax Rip-Off
By Truman Godwin
Published: January 25, 2012.
In 1937, only 30,194 Texas State residents , which was only 8.56% of eligible voters statewide, passed an amendment to the State Constitution which set the stage for a “plan” to encourage payment of ad valorem taxes which “opened the door” for future legislative control of property taxes.
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