City Tax Information

City Tax Rates


2016 Tax Schedule



City of Bowie Property Tax   $0.4945
Bowie ISD Property Tax
Montague County Tax          $0.5340


Sales Tax Rate     8.25%

4A Corporation     0.50%
4B Corporation     0.50%
City of Bowie         1.00%
State of Texas       6.25%

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The City Council approves the City Tax rate each year during budget session and holds two public hearings prior to the adoption of the tax rate each September. The effective tax rates are approved prior to October 1 and are effective on January 1 of each year. The Bowie ISD School Board is responsible for setting the BISD tax rate and the County Judge and Commissioners Court is responsible for the Montague County tax rate during their budget sessions and public hearings.

The Sales Tax rate listed here is for all businesses operating inside the City Limits of Bowie Texas.
For additional information on sales tax rates for counties and other taxing entities, please visit the State of Texas Comptroller
's website. For further assistance, please contact the Financial Services Department at 940-872-1114.

PUBLIC NOTICE - 2015 Property Tax Rates in City of Bowie
This notice concerns 2015 property tax rates for City of Bowie. It presents information about three tax rates (last year's, this year's effective rate, and this year's rollback tax rate). View Here

PUBLIC HEARING - 2015 Property Tax Increase Public Hearings scheduled: CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS