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Property Tax

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  • Luring home buyers into the city will take more than a $40 property tax cut

    I have some comments about a central issue of Baltimore's mayoral campaign: I am a young doctor in the city. My spouse and I have been looking to buy a home in the city for a year, and we have held off because of the egregious property taxes. We...
  • City mayoral candidates debate campaign issues

    City mayoral candidates debate campaign issues
    Six candidates for Baltimore's highest office squared off on fixing the city's schools, boosting the economy and fighting crime at a forum hosted by one of the city's largest churches Tuesday evening. Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake was conspicuously...
  • Candidates would spend more on schools

    Candidates would spend more on schools
    Taikira White chose City College for its nationally renowned choir, but her quests to find a fully functional bathroom in the school could make her a track star by the time she graduates. Last school year, she found herself running up and down the...
  • Rawlings-Blake joins challengers for first time

    Rawlings-Blake joins challengers for first time
    Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake shared a stage with the other candidates for mayor for the first time Thursday night as she made her initial appearance at a campaign forum. While the other candidates have discussed schools, crime and economic...
  • Some sewer assessments reduced

    Some sewer assessments reduced
    Some La Cañada homeowners will be in for a pleasant surprise when they get their property tax assessments this year — hundreds of dollars off their sewer assessments. Property owners in Sewer Assessment District 04-1, which comprises Sewer...
  • Property tax deals?

    Property tax deals?
    If you've fought to lower your property taxes, but failed, you're going to want to see our WGN investigation. We found that if you've got the right family connection, you have a spectacular chance to lower your property tax. You may not know his name,...
  • Baltimore County police: Beware of property tax phone scam

    Baltimore County police: Beware of property tax phone scam
    Got a call that you’re delinquent on property taxes? Check it out. Police in Baltimore County are warning of a phone scam where the caller tells residents they owe property taxes. The call demands the money be sent immediate or a sheriff will be...
  • Emanuel defends property tax increase for Chicago schools

    Emanuel defends property tax increase for Chicago schools
    Mayor Rahm Emanuel today said a property tax hike for Chicago Public Schools is acceptable because district administrators have made large cuts to the school budget and investment is necessary to improve important programs like early childhood education....
  • Dorworth's property-tax plan would cut life out of businesses

    Dorworth's property-tax plan would cut life out of businesses
    Florida is proof that democracy has no place in determining who pays property taxes. We keep voting to pass the buck to the next guy. Each referendum creates a new set of inequities, laying the groundwork for yet another referendum. Here we go again....
  • City looks at historic preservation

    City looks at historic preservation
    La Cañada Flintridge is moving forward with an ordinance that will allow qualifying owners of historic properties to receive a reduction of as much as 60% on their annual property taxes. The Mills Act, governed by the California Office of Historic...
  • CPS questioned on budget, tax hikes

    CPS questioned on budget, tax hikes
    About 200 teachers, parents and laid-off staff questioned Chicago Public Schools officials tonight about the district's plans to cut programs and increase property taxes this year. "You're taking out the more experienced teachers, the National Board...