Texas Counties Deliver
County Tax Assessor Collector

Deborah A. Sevcik

Lavaca County Courthouse Annex
404 N. Texana
P. O. Box 293
Hallettsville, TX 77964

Phone: 361-798-3601
Fax: 361-798-5229

For property tax search/Online payment of taxes:



For safety precautions due to the COVID-19 Coronavirus, the Lavaca County Tax Assessor-Collector office will be CLOSED to the public until further notice. Our Drive-Up, located on the backside of the office, will be available for vehicle registration renewal and payment of property taxes. We also offer online services for both as well. You can go to www.texas.gov for vehicle registration. For tax payments, you can go to our website www.lavacacountytax.com or call 1-866-549-1010 using Bureau Code 9973717. We also have a drop box in the front of our office. The office will be fully staffed keeping our normal business hours from 8:00 to 4:30 Monday through Friday. You may call the office at 361-798-3601 for ANY questions or assistance.  Thank you for your support and cooperation as we work through this current health threat.

The Lavaca County Tax Office collects ad valorem taxes for Lavaca County, Farm-Market Road, Lavaca Hospital District, Moulton Clinic District, Yoakum Hospital District, Lavaca County Flood Control District, City of Hallettsville, City of Moulton, City of Shiner, Ezzell ISD, Hallettsville ISD, Moulton ISD, Shiner ISD, Sweet Home ISD, and Vysehrad ISD.

Other services provided by the office are:
  1. Registering motor vehicles and transferring motor vehicle titles
  2. Registering boats and transferring boat and motor titles  
  3. Collect county portion of beer and liquor licenses


Office hours Monday through Friday:
  • Lobby: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Drive-up: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Open during lunch

On-Line payments for vehicle registrations click here

Subcontractors that sell Lavaca County auto registrations when a current renewal notice is presented:
  • Shiner: Lala Insurance Agency, 107 E. 5th Street, Shiner, TX 77984
  • Moulton: Lala Insurance Agency, 216 W. Moore Street, Moulton, TX 77975


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SB2 of the 86th Texas Legislature 

Section 106

(a) Not later than the 30th day after the date this section takes effect:

1. the designated officer or employee of each taxing unit shall submit to the county assessor-collector for each county in which all or part of the territory of the taxing unit is located the worksheets used by the designated officer or employee to calculate the effective and rollback tax rates of the taxing unit for the 2015-2019 tax years; and 

2. the county assessor-collector for each county shall post the worksheets submitted to the county assessor-collector under Subdivision (1) of this subsection on the Internet website of the county.

(b) This section takes effect immediately if this Act received a vote of two-thirds of all the members elected to each house, as provided by Section 39, Article III, Texas Constitution.  If this Act does not receive the vote necessary for immediate effect, this Section takes effect on the 91st day after the last day of the legislative session.