NOTICE

EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY

(MARCH 19, 2020)

In efforts to prevent the spread of COVID-19 & follow State & National Mandates, our LOBBY is closed to the general public, however; our employees are still here to assist you.  Please call our office (903) 645-5601 or email sgolden@morriscad.com.  Payments can be made into the drop box, online www.morriscad.com or by phone at the above referenced number.   Please understand we are protecting ourselves and you.  Be safe!

BUSINESS PERSONAL PROPERTY RENDITIONS ARE DUE APRIL 1, 2020.  AN EXTENSION MAY BE GRANTED, UPON REQUEST. LATE RENDITIONS ARE SUBJECT TO A PENALTY. 

NOTICE OF APPRAISED VALUES WILL BE MAILED AT THE END OF APRIL 2020. 

The CAD will be closed APRIL 10, 2020 in observance to GOOD FRIDAY.   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.