Learn to protect your property and right to protest at free event


Gonzales Community Advocates is sponsoring a property tax relief event, “Understanding and Navigating the Protest Process,” on Tuesday, May 17 at the Texian Heritage Conference Center, 608 Saint Paul St.,Gonzales.

Guest speaker for this event is Michael Berlanga, CPA, LREB & property tax expert. The course is eligible for Continuing Education (CE) (provider #10566) as Property Tax Protesting Process for Tax Savings (course #42954).

The program starts at 6 p.m. with the agenda including learning the basics of the appraisal process, understanding your property tax rights, navigating your protesting your tax value, arbitration without an attorney, and how to gather appropriate paperwork and proof for best strategies.

This is a free in person event and you may reserve your place on Eventbrite at


It’s important to be educated, understand the process and be prepare to protect your property with knowledge of the tax process.