Homes at least 50 years old may be eligible to receive an exemption on the city portion of property taxes.
To qualify, the property generally must be in a near original condition, including original windows, doors, siding and other architectural features. The deadline to apply for the 2021 tax year is March 15.
For information regarding the program, contact Anita Simpson, heritage preservation officer, city of Waxahachie, 469-309-4111.
Information, as well as the application for the exemption, may be found online at http://www.waxahachie.com/departments/heritage_preservation/index.php and http://www.waxahachie.com/application%20for%2025%20tax%20incentive.pdf.