Collection and Use of Informationdoes not sell or rent personally identifiable information. Please be aware that when you provide information to any government entity, however, that information may be subject to the Texas Public Information Act and applicable federal legislation. Information about the Texas Public Information Act is available from the Office of the Attorney General at http://www.oag.state.tx.us/index.shtml. Each governmental body must be contacted directly about the records they keep and their use of personally identifiable information.
The departmental Web sites utilize server logs and
log analysis tools to create summary statistics about the use of
the Web site. The summary statistics are used for purposes such
as assessing what information is of most interest to users, determining
technical design specifications, and identifying system performance
or problem areas. The following information is collected for this
For online government transactions conducted on the
Web sites, you will be asked to enter certain information about
yourself and/or the organization with which you are affiliated.
The specifics of this information will vary as required by the type
of transaction and the County department involved. In each case,
the information requested will include the same information that
would be requested if you performed the identical transaction in
person rather than online. Whenever personal information is requested
from you on this site, there will be an indication of whether your
disclosure of such information is mandatory or optional. Information
collected in the course of the transaction is used for the following
SecurityThis site uses a secure server for conducting online transactions. 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 have a reasonably current browser that is capable of supporting 128-bit encryption. Current browsers such as these will activate the appropriate security features when you enter an online transaction through this site. In general, you can determine whether you are on a secure site by looking at the symbol at the bottom of your browser screen. You can be sure you are using a secure server if the key is unbroken or the lock is locked.
We limit employee access to personally identifiable information
to only those employees who need access to perform a specific job.
All employees are kept up-to-date on our security and privacy practices.
IntrusionFor site security purposes and to ensure that this service remains available to all public users, this government computer system employees certain software programs to monitor network traffic to identify unauthorized attempts to upload, download or change information, or otherwise cause damage.
Any attempts to damage or misuse the information contained on county computer systems are strictly prohibited and may be punishable under laws of the State of Texas.
Email and Web FormsIf you send us an electronic mail message with a question or comment that contains personally identifying information, or fill out a web form that e-mails us this information, we will only use the personally-identifiable information to respond to your request and analyze trends. We may redirect your message to another county department or person who is in a better position to answer your question.
Contact InformationIf at any time you are concerned that your information is incorrect and you are unsure how to correct or update it, please contact us at or contact our office by phone at
Wharton Tax Assessor/Collector
(979) 532 3312
Copyright© 2016 . All Rights Reserved.
Site Design by Spindlemedia