Mueller Industries Inc. is seeking a tax abatement that would support a $26.5 million injection molding expansion and create 78 new jobs in Portage, Mich. Read more

 Representatives of Ahold USA, parent company of Giant Foods, asked the West Shore School Board on Thursday night for a 10-year tax abatement for a meat cutting facility the company is building in Lower Allen Twp. Read more

 Developers fear a proposal to alter the 10-year real estate tax abatement has the potential to derail strides made in the Philadelphia residential market during the last decade and dampen future construction activity. Read more

  Since the delinquent tax lists for Kanawha County real estate were published, property owners have been flocking to the courthouse to pay their debts. Read more

 Town Supervisor Tom Traudt said Tuesday he will wait until the Town Board completes a budget review before determining whether a tentative 10.81 percent tax levy increase can be reduced enough to avert a vote to override a state-imposed tax cap. Read more

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 Two of Oklahoma’s six state questions on the Nov. 6 ballot involve property taxes. Like anything else in government tax and finance, the devil is in the details. Read more

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 The Commonwealth's property taxes were ranked 47th in the 2013 business tax climate index from the Tax Foundation, and local experts say Worcester's dual-tax rate system makes the city even less business-friendly. Read more

 Park Ridge will intervene in a pair of commercial property tax appeals that could cost the city almost $40,000. Read more

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 More than 800 farmers inJefferson County may see an increase of their property value, causing them to pay higher taxes. Read more

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 Developers of the Westin Hotel near FedExForum and the Shelby County Assessor’s Office sparred over whether the luxury Downtown hotel should be taxed during a day-long hearing Wednesday before a state administrative law judge. Read more

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 The Town Council has approved a 10-year tax abatement, opening the door for Volkswagen of Highland to come to town. Read more

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 Elderly housing development proposed for church property on Church Hill Road. Read more

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 The Nueces County Appraisal District says that a local advertising company isn't paying its fair share of property taxes. The company is Cooper Outdoor Advertising, a company well known for its billboards that other businesses use to advertise. Read more

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 Living Essentials today announced plans to invest $25.5 million and create up to 200 new jobs by 2013 as it builds and equips a new Wabash factory to make 5-hour Energy supplement drinks. Read more

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 The billionaires paying more than $90 million for top apartments at the new One57 tower in New York have some very special amenities. They get more than 10,000 square feet, 75 floors above Manhattan. Read more

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 Empire Foods, considered a leader in the perishable foods grocery industry, is expanding and bringing 200 jobs with a $5 million payroll to Mason within three years. Read more

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 The old Lichtenstein building on Chaparral Street could soon be demolished to make way for another project. Read more

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 A $178,500 property-tax abatement requested for the new Stanley Event Space in downtown got mixed responses from the Lee’s Summit City Council. Read more

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 A Buffalo developer has agreed to contribute $10,000 a year as part of a tax abatement package for the second phase of Creek Wood Apartments. Read more

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 An estimated 80 percent of property owners within the Westhampton Beach School District will see their school taxes increase about 6 percent next year, or more than double the 3 percent originally estimated by district officials prior to the adoption of the $51.8 million budget for the 2012-13 school year last May, due to an overall drop in land values. Read more

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Recent News

Thursday, December 12, 2013 - 8:52am

Property tax appeals in which Dillard's claimed its Longmont store had been "overvalued" by Boulder County can be used as evidence in a hearing to set the store's value now, the Boulder County District Court ruled Tuesday. Read More

Thursday, December 12, 2013 - 8:53am

Gov. Mike Pence's proposal to eliminate the business personal property tax has received a frosty reception from the top elected officials in LaPorte County. Read More

Thursday, December 12, 2013 - 8:55am

Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Tuesday embraced a proposal for a two-year freeze on what he called crushing local property taxes. Read More

Thursday, December 12, 2013 - 8:57am

Former Greece Assessor Charles Schwab, convicted for his role in a kickback scandal, has died in prison. Read More

Thursday, December 12, 2013 - 8:58am

Hundreds of Mecklenburg County homeowners will soon be getting checks in the mail but some could get stuck with a bill. Read More