Arizona has one of the most complex and confusing property-tax systems in the country. We are also subject to rapidly changing property values, which can cause dramatic tax increases for taxpayers and instability in tax revenue for local governments. Read more

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 On a rainy Sunday afternoon, Jasper Cadiente, 2 1/2, struggled up the bottom of a 40-foot-tall straw pyramid in the midst of the pumpkin patch at Flower Farmer in Canby.  Read more

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 City and county governments warn that if Amendment 4 passes next week, shuttered libraries, fired police officers and gutted social services will litter the public landscape. Read more

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 City and county governments warn that if Amendment 4 passes next week, shuttered libraries, fired police officers and gutted social services will litter the public landscape. Read more

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 Miguel “Sam” Jojola’s done working for his first cousin, assessor Henry Jojola, as of Oct. 24, said the department’s office manager Julie Griego at Tuesday’s county commission meeting. She gave no reason for his resignation. Read more

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 It was 1951 when Invista's Victoria site began manufacturing the nylon intermediates chemical adiponitrile, according to a company fact sheet. As time wore on, new units joined the plant and the site grew. Read more

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 A wide range of business organizations is solidly behind a state question that will be on the Nov. 6 ballot, while many in education have lined up against it. Read more

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 Attorneys for Sears, Roebuck & Co. and the Thornton Fractional high schools have negotiated a deal that will impact the amount of property taxes the school district receives from the Sears store at River Oaks Shopping Center. Read more

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 Northeast Nebraska taxing districts have begun to see financial benefits of having TransCanada's Keystone oil pipeline pass through their boundaries. Read more

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 Madison must pay $385,400 after losing a court case over property taxes that may have larger implications. Read more

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 A company set up by former Gov. Phil Bredesen and two senior members of his administration has asked for tax breaks for several projects, tapping a law they helped push through just weeks before the company was founded. Read more

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 Democratic nominee Bill Enyart in the 12th U.S. House race accused GOP rival Jason Plummer on Friday of claiming an owner-occupancy tax exemption for a home in Edwardsville where he does not live. Read more

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 For the first time in four years, the tax levy for Lincoln-Way High School District 210 is slated for an increase of roughly $3.5 million. Read more

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 The sixth amendment to be voted on the Nov. 6 general ballot deals with property tax exemptions for the city of New Iberia. Read more

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 The ground breaking ceremony for the expansion of BSI in Morton has been set for Monday, Nov. 5 at 1 p.m. at the site of the future new building near the company's warehouse at 231 Detroit Avenue. Read more

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 A proposed amendment on your Florida ballot calls for tax breaks for new homeowners, among other things. But what would that mean for local governments depending on that money for essential services?  Read more

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 Voters in King County Fire District 20, which includes the neighborhoods on West Hill, are voting in the Nov. 6 general election on an excess property-tax levy to ensure the district can maintain adequate service levels and staffing. Read more

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 The debate over the potential tax revenue from Gateway Pacific Terminal reveals a lot about the complexity of the property tax system and the role that industry plays in Whatcom County's tax base. Read more

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 Nodaway County officials have calculated the 83 different tax levies for the county’s tax bills which will be mailed to property owners next week. Read more

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 The average value of Toronto homes has risen 22.8% since 2008 and property taxes could rise as a result, according to the latest assessment by Ontario’s property appraisers. Read more

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Recent News

Tuesday, August 13, 2013 - 7:55am

Things keep getting curiouser and curiouser with the city’s property tax levy. Read More

Tuesday, August 13, 2013 - 7:56am

A possible expansion of Halliburton in Brownfield could significantly impact the entire city, according to a new fiscal analysis. Read More

Tuesday, August 13, 2013 - 7:57am

The City of Forney estimates an increase in property tax revenue but not because of an increase in the tax rate. The additional revenue will be generated from an increase in assessed valuations while the tax rate remains the same at $0.749020 per $100 valuation. Read More

Monday, August 12, 2013 - 7:40pm

Finance Minister Deputy Prime Minister Hyun Oh-Seok hosted the first "Meeting on Reinvigorating the Economy" on August 7, and confirmed that the Government is looking at revising South Korea’s property tax code. Read More

Monday, August 12, 2013 - 7:41pm

If Guv Brown and his union/Democrat buddies have their way, we will change Prop. 13, so that commercial property is taxed at a higher rate than single family homes.  Per a Pepperdine University study, this will transfer $6 billion from jobs and businesses to government.  Read More