A law mayors say has been crucial to keeping property tax growth in check is almost certain to expire Tuesday. Read More

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Not too long ago, Missouri legislators were clamoring to provide relief to elderly homeowners from rapidly rising property taxes. Read More

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A group of parents and patrons of the Concord Community Schools have come together to support a ballot referendum to be decided May 6. Read More

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After nearly three years of disagreement between business interests and local governments, the Kansas House passed a bill Wednesday that would clarify how certain large, complex pieces of commercial and industrial property are taxed and appraised. Read More

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Travis Roberts, Putnam County’s property assessor, has resigned from his office effective today. Read More

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Following its second executive session in as many weeks, the Cart­er County Commission made a motion to au­thorize District Attorney Craig Ladd to consult with outside counsel in regard to a Valero ad va­lorem appeal. Read More

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Property tax revenues for U.S. states and local governments reached a record high in the final quarter of 2013, according to Census data released on Tuesday showing the housing recovery is finally reaching school districts and cities' budgets. Read More

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Governor Pence has signed the bill to cut corporate income taxes while offering counties options for additional tax relief. Read More

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We checked Missoula County's website and found the new owners of the former Smurfit-Stone mill are 2 years behind in their property taxes.  Documents stated the community was shorted at least $350,000 because of unpaid taxes. Read More

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Edward Trzupek's bilevel may look modest from the street, but it has loomed much larger in the eyes of the tax man. Read More

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The legal battle between Walgreens and several municipalities over property tax assessments is still ongoing. Read More

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Nebraska lawmakers passed a $7.8 billion budget package Monday that would give property owners a little bigger break on their taxes. Read More

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Another year and more complaints about Fulton County Tax Commissioner Arthur Ferdinand didn’t make much difference in the General Assembly, where legislation to change the way he handles late property tax bills once again died. Read More

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Pressure mounts

23 Mar 2014

Consternation is mounting over property taxes following the defeat of nearly three dozen school budgets at town meeting this year. Voters have rejected budgets in towns such as Underhill, where the tax rate was set to skyrocket, even as the school budget decreased. But they also rejected budgets in districts such as Rutland City, where increases in the budget and the expected tax rate were modest. Read More

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The city of Columbus bypassed $8.3 million in property taxes in 2013 as part of a 12-year-old effort to increase the number of people living Downtown. Read More

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