2021 Holiday Schedule

NEW YEARS DAY Appraisal District Closed January 1, 2021 DR. M.L. KING’S BIRTHDAY Appraisal District Closed January 18, 2021 PRESIDENTS’ DAY Appraisal District Closed February 15, 2021 GOOD FRIDAY Appraisal District Closed April 2, 2021 MEMORIAL DAY Appraisal District Closed May 31, 2021 INDEPENDENCE DAY Appraisal District Closed observed on July 5, 2021 LABOR DAY […]

Request for Confidentiality Form

If you would like to submit a request for confidentiality of personal information, please fill out and submit the following form to   Request of Confidentiality Form

Upcoming BOD Meeting Info

The Board of Directors of the Kaufman Central Appraisal District (KCAD) will meet in regular sessions.  Meetings are typically on the third Thursday of the month. An agenda of such meetings shall be made public in compliance with the Texas Open Meetings Act and posted on the KCAD public website, at its office location, and […]

FAQ – Frequently Asked Questions

FAQ   Texas Property Tax System   What is Property Tax?   Property taxes are local taxes that are assessed locally, collected locally and used locally. You pay your property taxes to the local tax collector. The tax collector distributes funds to schools, cities, and other local governments. Local governments spend the funds on schools, […]

New Privacy Law Makes Some Residential Information Unavailable on Appraisal District Websites

As the result of legislation recently enacted by the 79th Texas Legislature, some information formerly carried in the property records on appraisal district websites will no longer be available over the Internet. SB 541, effective September 1, 2005, provides that appraisal district websites cannot display photographs, sketches, or floor plans of an improvement to real […]

Contact Information
(972) 932-6081
PO Box 819
Kaufman, TX 75142
Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Chief Appraiser
Sarah Curtis
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Notice: The Appraisal District is giving public notice of the capitalization rate to be used each year to appraise property receiving an exemption under Section 11.1825 of the Property Tax Code for Organizations Constructing or Rehabilitating Low-Income Housing:  Property Not Previously Exempt. 2021 Low Income Housing Apartment Capitalization Rate:  9%