Texas' Brewing Property Tax Revolt

Sen. Paul Bettencourt – District 7, Texas State Senate
Dick Lavine – Senior Fiscal Analyst, Center for Public Policy Priorities
Hon. Robert Rivera – Councilman, District 3, City of Arlington
Sen. Kirk Watson – District 14, Texas State Senate
Moderated by James Quintero – Director, Center for Local Governance, Texas Public Policy Foundation | Presentation
Thursday, January 8 | 9:45-10:55 a.m.
Texas’ property tax system is consistently rated as one of the most cumbersome in the U.S., and recent trends suggest that the problem will only continue to get worse unless significant reforms are enacted. This panel will discuss what reforms, if any, can help alleviate Texas’ brewing property tax revolt.