Texans OK Property Tax Exemptions For Veterans, Spouses

Law360, New York (November 5, 2013, 10:58 PM EST) -- Texan widows and widowers of U.S. military personnel killed in action and some partially disabled veterans will now receive property tax exemptions after state voters approved the measures Tuesday in two separate constitutional amendments.

Proposition 1, sponsored by Rep. Chris Turner, D-Arlington-Grand Prairie, grants a full or partial property tax exemption to widows and widowers of U.S. military personnel as long as they do not remarry. And Proposition 4, sponsored by Rep. Charles Perry, R-Lubbock, grants a pro-rated property tax exemption to partially disabled veterans or...
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