What factors affect my property taxes?
There are several items that affect your taxes.
  1. Changes to the tax levy (spending decisions) made by the city, county, school district or special taxing districts.
  2. Changes to the market value of your property. Also changes in the market values for the area or a particular type of property.
  3. Legislative changes to the property classification rates, state aid formulas and other tax laws.
  4. Also new taxes approved by a voter referendum will effect your property taxes

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1. Where can I find an online tax statement to print off for my use?
2. When are my property taxes due?
3. What locations will take my property tax payment?
4. Is there a grace period for paying my property taxes?
5. If I pay my property taxes late, is there a penalty?
6. What is "Tax Capacity Value?"
7. What is "Tax Capacity Rate?"
8. What is a "Truth in Taxation Notice" (TNT)?
9. What happens at the Truth in Taxation meetings?
10. My school district held a referendum at the November general election. If it passed, is the increase reflected on this Truth in Taxation Notice?
11. What factors affect my property taxes?
12. Who determines my property tax?
13. Does increasing property value always increase my taxes?
14. What is "Fiscal Disparities?"
15. What is "Tax Increment Financing?"
16. Why do I have to pay late fees if I didn’t receive my tax statement?
17. What are the waste management fees?