Tax facts

Taxes on average residence

First, the taxable value of the home is determined:

Appraised Value$158,284
State Exemption$25,000
Taxable Value$133,284

The taxable value is then used to calculate the school taxes on this home:

Tax Rate per $100/valuation1.4600
$100/valuation of $133,284 taxable value on "average" homeX 1,332.84
Total School Taxes for 2016$1945.95

The School Taxes on the comparable home a year ago would have been $1,533.69 (actual)

Tax levy increase for this home between 15-16 and 16-17 is $412.26

GISD top ten taxpayers

2016 top 10 tax payers in Garland ISD

NameNature of PropertyAssessed Valuation
WalmartMulti Retail$138,600,560
Kraft Foods/US FoodsFood Packaging$108,770,000
Simon Property GroupRetail$107,300,780
WRPV XII FirewheelCommercial$70,824,090
Landmark LakewayCommercial$68,975,720
OncorUtility$66,719,620
SprintUtility$58,234,711
Frontier CommunicationsUtility$51,076,270
Plastipak PackagingManufacturer$50,924,899
BMEF Stoneleigh LPCommercial$49,783,000
Total Tax Base from Top Ten Taxpayers$771,227,650

Property tax rate history

Tax rate history

 

Tax yearFiscal yearM & O tax rateI & S tax rateTotal tax rateChange from previous year*
201620171.040.42001.46000.1067
201520161.040.31331.35330.10
201420151.040.21331.25330
201320141.040.21331.25330
201220131.040.21331.25330
201120121.040.21331.25330
201020111.040.21331.25330
200920101.040.21331.25330
200820091.040.21331.25330
200720081.040.21331.2533(0.1888)
200620071.33160.21331.5449(0.0750)
200520061.45680.21331.67010.0487
200420051.41020.21121.62140.0629
200320041.36930.18921.55850.0999
200220031.27570.18291.4586(0.0131)
200120021.27700.19471.47170.0664
200020011.19780.20751.4053(0.0731)

*Figures in parentheses represent tax decreases.
M & O tax rate =  Maintenance & operations tax rate
I & S tax rate = Interest & sinking tax rate

Tax bills are mailed on October 1 annually. 
Due date to pay without late penalty is in late January.