In addition to money for police and fire equipment, it would include money for city streets and bridges, upkeep of city buildings, and the demolition of abandoned buildings around town.
The district says it’s to keep class sizes small, keep pace with teacher salaries, open a new elementary school, and renovate Moss Field, which hasn’t been upgraded since 1948.
Tired of paying property taxes? Why not move to Ballwin. Residents there haven’t paid property tax to the city since 1987, a tradition that the Mayor says he’d like to keep.
Mitt Romney is the person who needs to put up or shut up in his dispute with Harry Reid. There is no reason to believe a word he is saying about his taxes.
As of July, Kinder still owed $192 of taxes on the plot of land plus $42 of penalties and interest for the 2011 tax year.
McCaskill said “somehow the second bill that came to my condo in D.C. slipped through the cracks, and it got paid late.”
Illinois State Sen. Gary Forby wants to cap property taxes for homeowners whose houses were destroyed in the Feb. 29 tornadoes.
“Thirty percent of the homes on the market right now are foreclosures. It’s not fair people to have to be paying for something that the value is not there.”
The foreclosure crisis pushed rental prices higher, which has spelled disaster for some renters.
An emergency vote by County Council members means those who pay before January 23rd will not be assessed interest or penalties.