There are several exemptions that may be available to reduce a portion of your property taxes. The homestead exemption is one of these.
A taxpayer is eligible to file a homestead exemption for his or her primary residence. The video will include important deadlines as well as documentation that will be required when you apply for the exemption.
If you have any questions about the homestead exemption or other available exemptions, you can contact your local appraisal district. Contact information for appraisal districts can be found at http://www.window.state.tx.us/propertytax/references/directory/cad/
*This video is specific to Texas