The Colony City Council sets and adopts the ad valorem tax rate during the annual budget process, which occurs every September. The ad valorem property tax is levied Oct. 1 of each year on the assessed value listed as of the prior Jan. 1 for all real and business personal property located in the city. The tax rate for fiscal year 2016-17 is $.6675 per $100 valuation.
Denton Central Appraisal District
The Denton Central Appraisal District identifies property to be taxed, determines its appraised value, grants exemptions, and records taxable owner and address for residents of The Colony. For information on values, filing for exemptions, or reporting changes in ownership or address, call the Appraisal District at 940-349-3800 or Metro 972-434-2602. The Appraisal District mailing address is: P.O. Box 2816, Denton, TX 76202. The Appraisal District office is located at 3911 Morse St. in Denton. Should you have any questions, please contact the appraisal district office. View their website.
Denton County Tax Assessor / Collector
The Denton County Tax Assessor/Collector bills and collects all ad valorem tax accounts for the City as identified and valued by the Denton Central Appraisal District. Their mailing address is: P.O. Box 90223, Denton, TX 76202. A satellite office is located in Frisco Government Center at 5535 F.M. 423 Frisco, TX 75034. Should you have any questions, please contact The Frisco office at 940-349-3510 or the Denton office at 940-349-3500. View their website.