APRIL 11, 2023 - Allen homeowners will benefit from a new exemption to their City property taxes. During the April 11 meeting, Allen City Council approved a 5% homestead exemption. The exemption will deduct 5% from appraised home values when calculating the annual taxes due to the City of Allen.
To receive the exemption on 2023 property taxes, homeowners must qualify for a residential homestead exemption. If you have not previously applied, you must submit your Residence Homestead Exemption Application through the Collin Central Appraisal District by April 30, 2023.
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Values determined by the Collin Central Appraisal District
5% City of Allen homestead exemption
Total value taxable by City of Allen
City of Allen tax rate*
*Current tax rate of $0.4212 per $100 used for example purposes only. The actual tax rate will be set in September 2023.
Taxes paid to City of Allen
Savings of $84.24 due to City of Allen homestead exemption
Tax bills paid by Allen homeowners are impacted by three taxing entities: the City of Allen, Collin College and the ISD (Independent School District) in which the property is zoned. For homeowners who qualify for a homestead exemption, property taxes paid to the City of Allen reflect approximately 25% of the total tax bill.