harris county Appraisal district

Average home values are increasing by 20%.

95% of homeowners are impacted. It's time to protect your wallet.

Watchtower helps homeowners reduce their property tax burden by handling your protest from start to finish.

Now Accepting Texas Property Tax Protests for 2023

*Based on 2022 HCAD market report

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Beat Tax Value Increases

With rapidly inflating home values, if you're not protesting, you're paying more than your fair share in property taxes.

Save Time, Save Money

We handle the entire process for you - filing your protest, crafting your unique case analysis and fighting to reduce your tax burden.

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No credit card required.
No service fee until after you've saved money.
If there is no reduction, our services are free.


Why should I protest my property taxes?

A.To save money. The Central Appraisal District uses "mass appraisal" to value your home, which isn't always accurate. We fix that for you.

How much does it cost?

A.Nothing upfront. We only charge 1% of your assessed value reduction after a successful protest. If you don't save money, our services are free. You are guaranteed to come out ahead.

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What do I need to do?

A. All you need to do is sign up we handle the rest. Sign up takes less than a minute.

How long does it take?

A. Once you have signed up, you will receive results in late spring or early summer.

When should I sign up?

A. The sooner you sign up the more time we have to prepare the unique case for your unique property. We recommend you sign up as early as possible.

Why Watchtower protest

Your success is our success.

We believe our clients deserve to keep their hard earned money and not pay an unreasonable amount of property taxes.

We're so confident we'll save you money, that if we don't get you a reduction, our services are free.

The Protest Process: Harris County


Agent Designation

Authorize an agent to protest your property taxes. This grants authority to present evidence to lower your property taxes.

Designate Watchtower Here

Case Research & analysis

We research and analyze the latest comparable property data to craft the most effective case for your reduced property taxes.


Appraisal Review board

The process concludes with Harris Appraisal Review Board hearings to weigh the final case with the District's data to come to a final value conclusion.

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