How can you fight rising property taxes? One of the state’s top experts, Texas State Senator Paul Bettencourt ( aka “the Taxman”), will share tips to help navigate one of the costliest operating expenses faced by rental property owners. Learn about the impact of SB 2 - the most comprehensive property tax reform bill in decades, as well as highlights from other major bills passed by the Texas Legislature in 2019. Get answers to questions such as ways to protect yourself from valuation increases, common mistakes to avoid, and when to consider hiring a property tax consultant or attorney.
Senator Paul Bettencourt was first elected to the Texas Senate in 2014. He authored SB 2 and chairs the Senate Committee on Property Tax. In addition, he is CEO of Bettencourt Tax Advisors (BTA), a tax consulting firm that works with multifamily, commercial, industrial and residential property owners. Prior to forming BTA in 2009, Paul served ten years as Harris County’s Tax Assessor-Collector.