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JerryBies: "Living here in Texas I've heard there is a considerable deduction in your Real
Estate tax for your primary residence after 65 is that so and if so how much is it?"

Yes , there is a physical reduction in the assessed value of your home for owners over age 65 in most Texas cities. This is in addition to the freezing of school taxes mentioned by JAFO. Call you apprisal district office for the form to submit. Ed
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