Water District lowers its property tax rate. Read more

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 With government spending under increasingly greater amounts of scrutiny, elected officials in Montgomery County want to make it clear exactly how the tax revenue the county collects is being used. Read more

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 Although township officials denied any knowledge of it, Little Egg Harbor Tax Assessor Joseph Sorrentino said he had recommended that the township do a reassessment back in 2010 but he was not instructed to do so. Read more

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 The board of aldermen on Tuesday adopted a $1.9 million 2012-13 budget and held the millage rate to the same as last year. Read more

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 The owners of the Miller & Rhoads rehabilitation project, who sued the City of Richmond over property assessments, are going to have to fight a few more rounds in the courtroom. Read more

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 A Fort Wayne renewable-energy company today intends to announce increased investment and additional jobs with its plan to build a waste recycling plant in Huntington. Read more

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 If approved, OSJL will not have to pay taxes on the assessed value of improvements until 2016. Read more

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 The Albany-Dougherty Payroll Development Authority laid the groundwork Wednesday for a modification of plans for the Albany-Dougherty Industrial Park and a tax abatement plan for Outdoor Network's Internet division as it prepares to bring 112 new jobs to the county. Read more

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 Village trustees approved a tax abatement for Aryzta LLC, a food manufacturing company. Read more

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 Harris County property owners living in Katy could see little or no change in their appraised property values, according to certified tax rolls for 2012 released last week by the appraisal district. Read more

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For the fifth consecutive year, residents of the North Kansas City School District will not see an increase to the tax rate. Board of education members approved the final budget for the 2012-2013 school year last week and voted to once again maintain the district’s total tax levy at a rate of $5.8898 per $100 of assessed valuation. Read more

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 A law firm the city hired to collect property taxes from delinquent taxpayers has netted $342,000 in the last three years, money the city likely would not have collected on its own. Read more

 The Stewart County Budget & Finance Committee met on Aug. 27, coming out of the information-packed meeting with a recommendation for the County Commission to accept the 2012-13 budget as presented, which would mean a 22-cent tax hike for Stewart County property owners. Read more

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 Two hearings at Lakeland City Hall are scheduled to discuss a possible 12 percent property tax rate increase, a 3.8 percent wastewater fee increase or a combination of both. Read more

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 Pearland residents may pay higher taxes and see fees increase for a variety of services, including theRecreation Center and Natatorium, as the city employees get pay raises under a budget proposal presented to council. Read more

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 Tax notices should be arriving in the mail this week for Sullivan County property owners, County Trustee Frances Harrell said last week. Read more

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 The finance department is proposing a fiscal year 2013 budget with a 2 percent property tax increase - not 3 percent - just as the City Council requested last month as staff prepared the $73 million financial plan. Read more

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 Tom Concannon says he’s been too busy campaigning for his run for the Southern Middlesex Registrar of Deeds to pay his property taxes. Read more

 Norway is generally known as a high-tax country, with punitive taxes on products from alcohol to gasoline and a 25 percent VAT that make prices high.  Read more

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 For most of us, the news of what we will owe in property taxes this year came with no surprises. Read more

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Recent News

Thursday, December 12, 2013 - 9:53am

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 - 9:55am

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 - 9:57am

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

Thursday, December 12, 2013 - 9:58am

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

Thursday, October 10, 2013 - 7:21am

Homeowners living in Multnomah County can count on a big bill in the mail within the next few weeks. And that bill will likely be higher than last year. Read More