Tax facts

Taxes on average residence

First, the taxable value of the home is determined:

Appraised Value$199,071
State Exemption$25,000
Taxable Value$174,071

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

Tax Rate per $100/valuation1.4600
$100/valuation of $174,071 taxable value on "average" homeX 1,740.71
Total School Taxes for 2018$2,541.44

The School Taxes on the comparable home a year ago would have been $2,203.11 (actual)

Tax levy increase for this home between 17-18 and 18-19 is $338.33

GISD top ten taxpayers

2018 top 10 tax payers in Garland ISD

NameNature of PropertyAssessed Valuation
Kraft Foods/US FoodsFood Packaging$161,297,425
SprintUtility$135,755,570
RagingwireData Center$115,271,770
Walmart/SamsMulti Retail$111,713,390
Simon Property GroupRetail$108,066,650
Landmark LakewaysCommercial$82,558,640
WRPV XII FirewheelCommercial$72,912,140
OncorUtility$71,811,572
BMEF Stoneleigh LPCommercial$59,900,000
Sherwin WilliamsPaint Manufacturer$58,119,527

Total tax base from top ten taxpayers - $977,406,684

Property tax rate history

Tax yearFiscal yearM & O tax rateI & S tax rateTotal tax rateChange from previous year*
201820191.040.42001.46000
201720181.040.42001.46000
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