Notice of Public Hearing on Tax Rate

The Fort Bend County Levee Improvement District No. 17 will hold a public hearing on a proposed tax rate for the tax year 2018 on Thursday, September 13, 2018 at 11:30 a.m., at the offices of Allen Boone Humphries Robinson LLP, 3200 Southwest Freeway, Suite 2400, Houston, Texas. Your individual taxes may increase or decrease, depending on the change in the taxable value of your property in relation to the change in taxable value on all other property and the tax rate that is adopted.

FOR the proposal: D. Gornet, N. Ming, & V. Mehrotra
AGAINST the proposal: (none)
PRESENT and not voting: (none)
ABSENT: (none)

The following table compares taxes on the average residence homestead in this taxing unit last year to taxes proposed on the average residence homestead this year.

Notice of Taxpayers’ Right to Rollback Election

If taxes on the average residence homestead increase by more than eight percent, the qualified voters of the district by petition may require that an election be held to determine whether to reduce the operation and maintenance tax rate to the rollback tax rate under Section 49.236(d), Water Code.

Questions or comments regarding this notice can be directed to Esther Buentello Flores at the tax office at (281) 499-1223.

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Courtesy Reminder: Due Date for Taxes is January 31, 2018

Your Fort Bend County LID 17 and your MUD Taxes must be paid by 01/31/2018 to avoid penalties and interest. You should have received tax bills from both your LID 17 and your MUD. If you do not escrow your taxes with your mortgage company and you have not received a tax bill, please contact the tax office at (281) 499-1223 or visit their website at It is important that you pay these two separate bills on time to avoid mandatory State law imposed penalties and interest.