Tax Information

Property taxes are an ad valorem tax, meaning “ according to value.” In this case, the market value of your property. They are levied by local taxing entities and are governed by State Property Tax Laws. Property taxes pay for public schools, city streets, police and fire protection, parks and many other services.

2016 Tax Rates

City of Allen
Allen Independent School District
Collin County
Collin College
Total: $2.399617
All taxes are per $100 of taxable value.

Tax rates and exemption for all jurisdictions in Collin County may be accessed at the appraisal district's website.

Property Tax Collection

City of Allen taxes are collected by the Collin County Tax Office. Property tax questions should be directed to this office by calling 972.547.5020.

Payments should be mailed to:
Kenneth L. Maun
Collin County Tax Office
1800 N. Graves St. #170
McKinney, TX 75062

Property Tax Appraisal

To appeal the appraisal of a property, send a letter of protest to the Central Appraisal District at the address listed below or through their website:
Collin County Central Appraisal District
250 West Eldorado Parkway
McKinney, TX 75069
Phone: 469.742.9200