OUR SITE WILL BE DOWN AT TIMES OVER THE NEXT FEW WEEKS AS WE PREPARE THE 2020 TAXROLL.           

OUR OFFICE WILL BE CLOSED MONDAY, OCTOBER 12 IN OBSERVANCE OF COLUMBUS DAY.     

NOTICE

OUR LOBBY IS NOW OPEN TO 2 TAXPAYERS AT A TIME.

YOU MUST WEAR A MASK & YOU MUST SANITIZE IN THE FOYER

BEFORE LOBBY ENTRANCE.

YOU ARE STILL WELCOME TO UTILIZE OUR WINDOW SERVICES FOR YOUR PROTECTION.

THANK YOU!

 If you have questions, please call our office (903) 645-5601 or email sgolden@morriscad.com.  Payments can also be made into the drop box after hours, online @ www.morriscad.com or by phone at the above referenced number.   Stay safe!

MORRIS COUNTY APPRAISAL DISTRICT COVID-19 UPDATE: 

Morris County Appraisal District will be mailing Tax Statements on October 1,2020.  As a courtesy, all statements will contain an enclosed envelope for mailing or you may utilize the website to process your payment.  If you are Over 65 or Disabled & would like to take advantage of the Quarter Pay Option, please call to have this set up.  Please remember this must be set up each year. 

Our office will follow all mandates by the Governor and the CDC requirements but please be assured the staff is available to you.  For questions, please call (903) 645-5601 or email sgolden@morriscad.com.   Please see our website www.morriscad.com for the latest information. 

I think we can all agree, this is not an ordinary year but we can come together and make it extraordinary.

Summer Golden

Chief Appraiser 

  The CAD follows Daingerfield ISD and/or County Schedule for Inclement Weather.

Our mission is to provide accurate property assessments to facilitate the local funding for our county, schools, cities, and other districts that derive budgets and other operating expenses from local property values.

Welcome to Morris County Appraisal District!

Within this site you will find general information about the District and the ad valorem property tax system in Texas, as well as information regarding specific properties within the district. Morris County Appraisal District is responsible for appraising all real and business personal property within Morris County. The district appraises property according to the Texas Property Tax Code and the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practices (USPAP).

Morris County Appraisal District is responsible for the fair market appraisal of properties within each of the following taxing entities. Additional responsibilities include change of address and public information requests.

  • Morris County
  • Daingerfield – Lone Star Independent School District
  • Hughes Springs Independent School District, Morris Portion
  • Pewitt Consolidated Independent School District
  • City of Daingerfield
  • City of Lone Star
  • City of Naples
  • City of Omaha
  • Northeast Texas Community College District

Tax rates and ultimately the amount of taxes levied on property are determined by governing bodies of each of the taxing authorities. Mineral, utility and industrial accounts are appraised for the district by Pritchard & Abbott, Inc. in Henderson, Texas. Real estate and personal property accounts are appraised locally by the district.