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Madeira Beach to hold tax rate steady

Madeira Beach to hold tax rate steady

By Sheila Mullane Estrada, Times Correspondent

IMG_0355MADEIRA BEACH — Despite spending more than $10 million on a new city hall, fire station and recreational complex in recent years and $9.7 million in new general fund spending planned for next year, the city’s proposed property tax rate remains unchanged.

Nonetheless, property owners will be paying a total of $2.263 million from property taxes — an aggregate 9.72 percent more than this year, thanks to increased property values.

City officials are proposing a rate of $2.20 per $1,000 of assessed, taxable property. A resident with a home valued at $150,000 with a $50,000 homestead exemption would pay $220 in city taxes.

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Madeira Beach tax rate to stay among lowest / Housh Ghovaee to fill the District 4 commission seat

Madeira Beach tax rate to stay among lowest / Housh Ghovaee to fill the District 4 commission seat

By WAYNE AYERS / Tampa Bay Newspapers Article published on Wednesday, July 20, 2016 MADEIRA BEACH – The city of Madeira Beach’s tax rate will remain one of the lowest in Pinellas County. The city commission approved leaving the rate at 2.2 mills at their July 12 regular meeting. The rate can be lowered further… Continue Reading