(a)The Comptroller of Public Accounts adopts by reference
the Request for Binding Arbitration (Form AP-219), which owners and
agents are required to complete and sign to initiate an appeal by
arbitration, including its implementation through the online arbitration
system; and the Arbitration Determination and Award (Form 50-704),
which arbitrators are required to complete and sign to render and
issue his or her decision, including its implementation through the
online arbitration system.
(b)Except as provided by subsection (a) of this section,
all comptroller forms regarding binding arbitration under Tax Code,
Chapter 41A, may be revised at the discretion of the comptroller.
The comptroller also may prescribe additional forms for the administration
of binding arbitration.
(c)All current forms regarding arbitration, including
the Appointment of Agent(s) for Binding Arbitration (Form 50-791),
can be obtained from the Comptroller of Public Accounts, Property
Tax Assistance Division, P.O. Box 13528, Austin, Texas 78711-3528.
Current arbitration forms, except the Arbitration Determination and
Award (Form 50-704), are available on the comptroller's website.
The agency certifies that legal counsel has reviewed
the adoption and found it to be a valid exercise of the agency's
Filed with the Office
of the Secretary of State on May 9, 2018
Chief Counsel, Fiscal and Agency Affairs Legal Services Division
Comptroller of Public Accounts
Effective date: May 29, 2018
Proposal publication date: November 10, 2017
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