Duties & Responsibilities of the TAX ASSESSOR-COLLECTOR from the Texas Association of Counties.
Because of the wide range of responsibilities performed by the assessor-collector, most citizens deal with this office more frequently than any other.
The major tax duty of the assessor-collector, who collects property taxes, is the assessment (calculation) of taxes on each property in the county and collection of that tax as established by the Constitution and the State Property Tax Code. In addition, as an agent of the Texas Department of Transportation, the assessor-collector is responsible for the registration and titling of motor vehicles owned by residents of the county.
The county tax assessor-collector is also responsible for the collections of special fees imposed by the county and state on alcoholic beverage permits.
The Central Appraisal District collects property taxes and assesses the value of property for property tax evaluation.
Central Appraisal District
216 W. Hospital Street
Nacogdoches, Texas 75961
Texas Department of Transportation - TXDOT Regional Office