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The application deadline for the 2018 Appraisal Review Board has passed. Please visit our website next year for the 2019 Appraisal Review Board application process.
As a member of the Travis Appraisal Review Board (TARB) you will sit in panels of three to listen to property owner protest of the market values set by Travis Central Appraisal District. You'll be presented with testimony and evidence by both the taxpayer and the appraisal district and will weigh that evidence to determine the fair value of the property. Your final decision will be based upon the facts offered to you while adhering to the Texas Property Tax Code and the laws of this state.
- Must be available for full-time commitment during the protest season- June 25th through July 18th, 2018
- Applicants must have been a Travis County resident for the last two years
- To be considered for the 2018 season, applications must be received by November 9, 2017.
ARB members are appointed by the Local Administrative District Judge for two-year terms. ARB members are not employees of the appraisal district and are not eligible for employee benefits by their review board service. ARB members are paid a minimum per diem of $150 per day.
The Local Administrative District Judge will review all applications received and will contact applicants to schedule an interview. If you are selected as a candidate to serve, you will be subject to a background investigation.