Wonderful whisper should give Montgomery County taxpayers joy over County Budget

Wonderful whisper should give Montgomery County taxpayers joy over County Budget

Image: When Montgomery County Judge Mark Keough (center) leaned over to whisper to Precinct 3 Montgomery County Commissioner James Noack (at Keough’s left), the budget expert on the Montgomery County Commissioners Court, taxpayers received a wonderful message overheard through the County videotape system on Wednesday, July 29, 2020. The Golden Hammer Staff Reports Conroe, July […]

Conroe Mayor Toby Powell’s heroic lawsuit against Appraisal District Chief Belinoski, Tax Assessor-Collector McRae suffers serious legal challenges

Conroe Mayor Toby Powell’s heroic lawsuit against Appraisal District Chief Belinoski, Tax Assessor-Collector McRae suffers serious legal challenges

Image: Toby Powell (left), shown with his wife, clearly stands more valiantly for the citizens of Montgomery County than anyone. Unfortunately, his lawsuit against Montgomery Central Appraisal District Chief Appraiser Tony Belinoski and Tax Assessor-Collector Tammy McRae will face serious legal challenges. The Golden Hammer Staff Reports Conroe, May 18 – This past Friday afternoon, […]

Woodlands Township Board moves into “uncharted territory” by failing to pass a property tax rate

The Woodlands, September 13 – The Woodlands Township Board of Directors moved into “uncharted territory” by failing to pass a property tax rate at its Special Meeting on Thursday, September 12, 2019. Board Vice Chairman John McMullan, who presided over the meeting in the absence of Board Chairman Gordy Bunch, made the “uncharted territory” comment […]

Montgomery County Commissioners Court defers nomination of new Appraisal District director, apparent however that Beathard will receive the position regardless whether he’s nominated

Conroe, August 20 – At the Tuesday, August 14, 2018, meeting of the Montgomery County Commissioners Court ,Montgomery County Tax Assessor-Collector Tammy McRae explained to the Commissioners Court that Montgomery Central Appraisal District (MCAD) Board of Directors member Bob Casey had resigned and that each taxing entity, other than special purpose districts and emergency service […]

After Casey resignation, Montgomery Central Appraisal District nomination back on Commissioners Court agenda for August 14

Conroe, August 13 – Montgomery County taxpayers are well aware that the primary purpose of the Montgomery Central Appraisal District Board of Directors is to set reappraisal policies so that property tax appraisals will skyrocket, so that government spending of all governmental entities relying upon property taxation may continue to increase their spending as rapidly […]

Due to total failure of Montgomery County Commissioners Court to manage spending, Montgomery County government faces financial crunch

Image: Two decades of failing to manage Montgomery County government spending have begun to catch up with the freespending Commissioners Court. Conroe, June 24 – Two decades of failing to manage Montgomery County government spending have begun to catch up with the freespending Montgomery County Commissioners Court, according to financial projections which Montgomery County Tax […]

In corrupt Montgomery County, the King and his Royalty are largely exempt from plebeian property tax increases

In corrupt Montgomery County, the King and his Royalty are largely exempt from plebeian property tax increases

Image: The King’s Mansion, 269 Blue Heron Drive, Conroe, Texas, where His Royal Highness Montgomery County Judge Craig Doyal resides. Conroe, June 7 – In corrupt Montgomery County, the King and his Royalty – also known as the Montgomery County Commissioners Court – are largely exempt from the property tax increases that the plebeian citizens […]

Montgomery County Commissioners Court raises disabled property tax exemption, but clearly craves higher taxes to spend more even from Harvey victims

Conroe, March 30 – The Montgomery County Commissioners Court unanimously approved raising the disabled person’s exemption from $35,000 to $75,000 for County government property tax valuations. A disabled person could choose to take the $75,000 property tax exemption instead of the 20% homestead exemption but could not take both exemptions. McRae told the Court that […]

Doyal secretly campaigned for higher taxes, opposed property tax reform, 20% homestead exemption in Austin meeting

Doyal secretly campaigned for higher taxes, opposed property tax reform, 20% homestead exemption in Austin meeting

Image: Montgomery County Judge Craig Doyal has focused on fashion and glamor while increasing County government spending aggressively during his time in office. He opposed property tax reform and the 20% homestead exemption and lobbied against reform in Austin during the 85th Legislative Session. Conroe and Austin, January 22 – Montgomery County Judge Craig Doyal […]