Jan 12 - The Tarrant County Historical Commission will provide guided tours of the 1895 Courthouse, Saturday, January 13, after the Fort Worth Stock Show and Rodeo All-Western Parade.
Jan 10 - Tarrant County Public Health received three influenza-associated death reports late Tuesday evening, marking the first voluntarily reported adult flu-related deaths of this flu season in Tarrant County.
Jan 5 - Taxpayers who prepaid 2018 property taxes in anticipation of deducting the payment in 2017 should be aware that the Tarrant County Tax Office cannot guarantee the payment can be used as a deduction, and the Internal Revenue Service has announced a ruling that a 2018 assessment is required in order to deduct the payment. We are unable to provide an assessment until October 2018.
TARRANT COUNTY ADOPTED A TAX RATE THAT WILL RAISE MORE TAXES FOR MAINTENANCE AND OPERATIONS THAN LAST YEAR’S TAX RATE. THE TAX RATE WILL EFFECTIVELY BE RAISED BY 2.7 PERCENT AND WILL RAISE TAXES FOR MAINTENANCE AND OPERATIONS ON A $100,000 HOME BY APPROXIMATELY ($7.62).