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PO Box 494
Rusk, TX 75785
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The Cherokee County Appraisal District welcomes you to our website. We hope you will find the information contained here to be useful. At this site, you may search the appraisal roll data, look at a copy of The Taxpayers Rights, Remedies and Responsibilities, and browse related sites that we thought might be of interest. Be sure to bookmark this page for future reference.
Cherokee County Appraisal District is responsible for appraising all real and business personal property within Cherokee County. The District appraises property according to the Texas Property Tax Code and the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practices (USPAP).
The District also collects taxes for jurisdictions within Cherokee County. However, we do not collect for the following taxing authorities:
|County Tax Assessor - Smith County|
|City of Bullard||County Tax Assessor - Smith County|
|City of Troup||County Tax Assessor - Smith County|
|Carlisle ISD||County Tax Assessor - Rusk County|
|Cherokee County||County Tax Assessor - Cherokee County|
Cherokee County Appraisal District is responsible for the fair market appraisal of properties within each of the following taxing entities:
|Cherokee County||Troup ISD|
|City of Alto|
|Carlisle ISD within Cherokee Co.||City of Bullard within Cherokee Co.|
|Bullard ISD within Cherokee Co.||City of Rusk|
|Jacksonville ISD||City of New Summerfield|
|New Summerfield ISD||City of Troup within Cherokee Co.|
Rusk ISD within Cherokee Co.
|City of Wells|
|Wells ISD within Cherokee Co.||City of Jacksonville|
There are several ways to file an administrative complaint. The following links describe each method. A person should carefully review those options in deciding the best avenue for filing a complaint.
It is important to note that this complaint process DOES NOT refer to formal protests of value, equity or related matters that may affect your property.