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Wednesday, July 17, 2013 - 6:39am

Property owners across the Commonwealth will once again pay just over 12 cents for every 100 dollars in land value.  So, a homeowner with a 100-thousand dollar house would pay 120-dollars in property tax next year.  The property tax rate is set by the State Department of Revenue and Policy Advisor Tom Crawford says that tax rate’s been constant for several years. Read More

Wednesday, July 17, 2013 - 6:40am

Bexar County has collected a record amount of property taxes — $2.3 billion, representing nearly 98 percent of taxes owed — for the 2012 tax year, the tax assessor-collector announced Tuesday. Read More

Wednesday, July 17, 2013 - 6:41am

Montgomery’s special taxing districts could be treated differently under the county charter if lawmakers move forward with a proposal resurrected from five years ago. Read More

Wednesday, July 17, 2013 - 6:42am

County Administrator Len Sossamon is recommending to the Hernando County Commission a $322.8 million spending plan for the 2013-14 fiscal year, funded in part by a 24.5 percent increase in the property tax rate. Read More

Wednesday, July 17, 2013 - 6:43am


State and parish tax officials say a recent report released by the auditor's office paints an inaccurate picture.  They say they're assessing properly and taxpayers are paying the right amount. Read More