Tax Information

Sales Tax Information

The sales tax rate for the City of Round Rock:

8.25% Total

6.25% to State

1.00% to City

  .50% to reduction of City property tax rate

  .50% to City transportation and economic development

Sales tax is collected by the State of Texas.  To obtain more information please visit the Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts.


Property Tax Information

The tax rate for FY 2017-2018 is 43.000 cents per $100 assessed value.

Property taxes are billed in October of each year, but they do not become delinquent until Feb. 1 of the next year.

  • Average home value on the 2016 property tax rolls is $227,714
  • Estimated City tax bill for median home: $979

For a complete picture of what your property taxes look like, we’ve created this Budget Impact Tax Estimator Simulator (BITES). By entering the value of your home, you can see exactly what you’ll pay in local property taxes, as well as how the City portion is allocated among our core services.

Please remember that there are other entities included in your total tax bill, the City represents just one entity.

Property Tax Collections

The City has contracted with Williamson and Travis County Tax offices to collect property taxes on its behalf.   If you have questions about your property taxes, please contact:

Williamson County Tax Office                                                           Travis County Tax Office 

904 S. Main Street                                                                                   P.O. Box 149328

Georgetown, TX 78626                                                                           Austin, TX 78714-9328

 


Property Values

The Williamson Central Appraisal District and Travis Central Appraisal District are responsible for determining the value of all properties on the tax roll.  For specific questions regarding your appraisal, please contact:

Williamson Central Appraisal District                                         Travis Central Appraisal District

625 F.M. 1460                                                                                     8314 Cross Park Drive

Georgetown, TX 78626                                                                     Austin, TX 78754

512-930-3787                                                                                     512-834-9317

 


Hotel Tax Collections  

The City of Round Rock Hotel/Motel tax rate is 9 percent of net receipts.

Upload the Hotel/Motel Occupancy Tax Collection Report (Excel)

Who must file?

If you are a sole owner, partnership, corporation, or other organization that owns, operates, manages, and/or controls any hotel, motel, “bed and breakfast Inn;” or other locations offering “sleeping rooms” for periods of less than 30 days in the City of Round Rock.

When do I file the report? 

Monthly: Last day of the month following the end of the reporting month.

A report must be filed for every period, even if there is no amount subject to tax or tax due.

Where do I send the reports and payments?

Make checks payable to:

City of Round Rock

Attn: Finance – Contract Management

221 E. Main

Round Rock, TX 78664