Please read the following terms and
conditions of use and disclaimer carefully before using this
website (the “site”). By using this site, you
agree to these terms and conditions. If you do not understand
and agree to these, the Starr County Tax Office & Pay
Taxes website reserves the right, at any time, to modify,
alter, or update these terms and conditions, and you agree to
be bound by such modifications, alterations, or updates.
We intend to protect your personal information and to
maintain its quality. We implement appropriate measures and
processes, such as using encryption when transmitting certain
sensitive information, to help us to keep your information
secure and to maintain its quality.
The Starr County Tax Office does not rent or sell
personally identifiable information (i.e., information such
as name, address, phone number, e-mail, etc., that identifies
a user as a particular person), nor would the
Starr County Tax Office exchange or trade such
information with third-parties without a user's explicit
permission. The Starr County Tax Office does not disclose credit
card or other personally identifiable financial information
other than as necessary to complete a credit card or other
financial transaction, or upon explicit permission from the
applicable user. All such use by the Starr County Tax Office of financial information shall be subject to the
section of this policy on financial issues, set forth below.
This site uses a secure server for conducting online
services. All credit card and other payment information that
you transmit to us will be protected by 128-bit encryption
technology; provided your browser is properly configured and
your computer is operating properly. Security technology
requires that you are using a reasonably current browser that
is capable of 128-bit encryption. Current browsers provide
visual cues to the visitor that the online service is secure.
In the bottom of the browser you should see a key or lock. If
the key is not broken or the lock is locked, then you are on
a secure site. If not the site is not secure; you should not
trust the transmission of personal information to the site.
With these security measures in place, you can also feel
confident in every credit card transaction you make.
- The Starr County Tax Office maintains this
website for the convenience of the public. The Starr County Tax Office
does not warrant or make representations
as to the quality, content, accuracy, timeliness or
completeness of the information (whether text or graphics,
or links to other sites). Information on this website is
subject to change without notice as a result of updates,
corrections or reconstruction of the site.
- Under the Texas Public Information Law,
communications received by the Starr County Tax Office
become public records and may be subject to disclosure to
the public under the provisions of that statute.
- The Starr County Tax Office prohibits commercial
use of the information on this website without the written
permission of the Starr County Tax Office. All service
marks and trademarks contained or referenced in this website
are the property of their respective owners, and permission
must be obtained prior to use.
- The links on this website may lead to sites not
maintained by the Starr County Tax Office. The presence
of these links should not be construed as endorsement of
these sites or their content by the Starr County Tax Office. The Starr County Tax Office is not responsible
for the content of any linked website. The inclusion of
links to external websites does not imply endorsement by the
Starr County Tax Office.
- Use of e-mail or other electronic communication
does not constitute legal notice to the Starr County Tax Office regarding a claim against the Starr County Tax Office or any of its agencies, officers, employees, agents,
or representatives, where notice to the Starr County Tax Office is required by any federal, state or local laws or
- Some of the Starr County Tax Office & Pay
Taxes website service areas provide data, information and
images that are copyrighted. Prior to use of this
copyrighted material, permission must be obtained from the
owner of the copyright.
The taxpayer is responsible for making payments timely
to avoid any penalty & interest or other costs due to
untimely payment. Serious penalties & interests and other
costs may accrue if deadlines required by law are not met.
Information regarding these deadlines can be found elsewhere.
However, a taxpayer's misunderstanding of any information
will not constitute grounds for waiver of additional costs
assessed due to late payments. Should you have any doubt
concerning information regarding your payments, we recommend
that you consult the Starr County Tax Office or your legal
representative. Should you make an online payment, you must
print and retain a confirmation of that payment. This
confirmation is available for printing after you make a
payment and the time and date thereon is the time your
payment was accepted by the online system. The time and date
of that confirmation will be the date of the payment
regardless of when it is downloaded to the Starr County Tax Office host computer. After your payment is downloaded to
the Starr County Tax Office host computer, you will
receive an official receipt as provided by State law.
The Starr County Tax Office & Pay Taxes website
makes no guarantees, promises or warranties regarding the
accuracy of the information provided in this site. Taxpayers
should be especially cautious regarding amounts due from
midnight until 8:00 am daily. Balances should be considered
unreliable during these hours. During this period updates are
being made to and from the host computer.
The Starr County Tax Office, the taxing
jurisdictions for which they collect and the processor of
electronic payments assume no responsibility should incorrect
information be entered by the taxpayer.
The use of automation and/or any
other programmatic techniques such as but not limited to
crawling, scrapping, searching, navigating, gathering and/or
harvesting of data, data mining techniques or any other
non-native use on this proprietary website is expressly
prohibited. Any use of automation or any other external
programmatic techniques is deemed to be unauthorized
intrusion and will be securely prohibited. This proprietary
website is for each taxpayer/citizen usage and is not
available for commercial use. Any automation and/or any other
programmatic techniques that create disruption, denial of
service or any other constraint to this proprietary website
will be pursued by all legal remedies.