Property Tax News

  • The top five states people never want to move away from — and the ones they always leave May 27, 2024 12:24 pm The Independent The latest headlines from our reporters across the US sent straight to your inbox each weekday Your briefing on the latest headlines from across the US The Covid-19 pandemic was, for many people, a unique chance to re-evaluate the places they called home. …
  • Abbott hurts students by denying school funds  May 27, 2024 11:25 am Austin American-Statesman - Texas After four special legislative sessions pushing a failed school voucher plan, Gov. Greg Abbott is ignoring Texas students. Across the state, school districts, including Austin ISD, are in financial distress. But this month, when 39 House Democrats …
  • A boomer moved from Texas to Missouri for her retirement thinking everything would be cheaper. She was 'so wrong.' May 27, 2024 9:47 am Business Insider Donna, in her 60s, lived in the Dallas-Fort Worth area for decades, but she and her husband wanted to be closer to their son in St. Louis for their retirement."We thought: Midwest — not everyone wants to live there. It must be less expensive," …
  • New 98,000 sqft warehouse construction plans nearing approval May 26, 2024 2:03 pm San Marcos Daily Record - Texas Austin based real estate firm Balcones Real Estate Group is moving forward with plans to build a 98,000-square-foot Class AA speculative industrial warehouse distribution facility in San Marcos. San Marcos City Council approved the development during …
  • Your adventure begins at Shreve Memorial Library May 25, 2024 3:13 pm Shreveport Times - Louisiana School is out for summer, and you know what that means… Shreve Memorial Library’s annual Summer Reading Program is just around the corner. This year, the library is reminding everyone that adventure begins at the library! All summer-long, visit your …
  • Chinese-Linked Organizations Outspend RNC in Key Swing States May 25, 2024 8:24 am [your]NEWS A report reveals that Chinese Communist-connected organizations are significantly outspending the Republican National Committee in crucial swing states ahead of the 2024 election. By yourNEWS Media Newsroom Image Credit: yourNEWS Media Illustration A …
  • Dallas officials discuss options for shoring up the pension system for first responders, including potentially diverting DART funds May 25, 2024 4:09 am WFAA 8 - Texas The city and the pension system for first responders have until November 2024 to adopt rules that meet state requirements. DALLAS — Dallas officials are weighing multiple options to shore up the Dallas Police and Fire pension system, including potentially …
  • Central Health has a big plan to expand care for Austinites. Here's how it works. May 24, 2024 6:14 pm KUT - Texas If you’re a homeowner in Austin, your annual property tax bill goes to a few places. There are the usual suspects you probably expect to see: the City of Austin, Travis County and Austin ISD. A smaller amount also goes to Austin Community College. And then …
  • 10 States With the Highest (and Lowest) Property Taxes (video) May 24, 2024 5:38 pm Radio Facts Property Taxes: A Burden on Homeowners Property taxes are a significant source of revenue for local governments, funding essential services such as public schools, police and fire departments, infrastructure maintenance, and other community services. …
  • Carlsbad banks on continued growth in oil and gas gross receipt taxes May 24, 2024 1:52 pm Carlsbad Current-Argus - New Mexico Interim operating budgets for the 2025 fiscal year passed by the City of Carlsbad and Eddy County await approval from the State of New Mexico. The budgets are spending plans for services provided by both government entities during the upcoming fiscal year …
  • 12News caught up with both candidates in the race for Texas House Representative District 21 to ask them about the issues May 24, 2024 4:09 am 12 News Now - Texas Texas House District 21 incumbent Dade Phelan and candidate David Covey both say they can advocate best for Southeast Texas over the next two years. BEAUMONT, Texas — It’s a race between the man who holds the gavel and the political newcomer just hoping …
  • UTEP asks county for $99 million bond issue for Sun Bowl Stadium upgrades May 24, 2024 12:30 am El Paso Matters Tell us what you think. We want to know how you feel about the job El Paso Matters is doing. Will you take our audience survey to give us a critical insight into what you expect (and want) from El Paso Matters? The University of Texas at El Paso is asking …
  • California moves forward on slavery reparations package May 24, 2024 12:14 am Fox News ‘Outnumbered’ co-hosts react to a Texas Democratic congresswoman suggesting Black Americans should not pay taxes as a form of reparations. The California state Senate passed three reparations bills on Tuesday, advancing a broader legislative effort to …
  • Judge decides to not issue final judgment now in Central Health case May 23, 2024 11:19 pm Austin American-Statesman - Texas A Travis County state district judge has decided not to issue a final judgment in the 2017 lawsuit against Central Health for funding projects that a group of local taxpayers said were outside Central Health's mission of providing health care for poor …
  • Group files lawsuit against City of Austin over Statesman PUD May 23, 2024 10:55 pm KXAN - Texas AUSTIN (KXAN) — The Save Our Springs (SOS) Alliance filed another lawsuit aimed at the City of Austin’s proposed use of property just south of the river from downtown, this time targeting the Planned Unit Development (PUD) for the former Statesman property …
  • Austin is sued over vote to redevelop former Statesman offices May 23, 2024 9:55 pm KUT - Texas A local organization has sued the City of Austin and council members over their handling of a plan to allow developers to build hotels, housing and restaurants along Lady Bird Lake. The development has been referred to as the Statesman PUD, in part because …
  • Texas Property Tax Code Offers Some Relief For Victims Of Latest Disasters May 23, 2024 7:44 pm EIN Presswire O'Connor highlights that the recent Texas Property Tax Code offers some relief for victims of the latest disasters. HOUSTON , TEXAS , UNITED STATES , May 23, 2024 /⁨EINPresswire.com⁩/ -- Temporary Disaster Exemption Information: Texas …
  • Texas GOP convention kicks off with party leaders attacking Speaker Dade Phelan May 23, 2024 7:16 pm Click2Houston - Texas Sign up for the We the Texans newsletter to receive twice-monthly updates on our year-long initiative dedicated to boosting civic engagement and chronicling how democracy is experienced in Texas. SAN ANTONIO — Several top state Republican officials took …
  • Energy Roundtable addresses key transportation and infrastructure issues May 23, 2024 7:00 pm The Dickinson Press - North Dakota WATFORD CITY, ND — The 2024 Western North Dakota Energy Roundtable convened at Watford City’s Roughrider Center on Wednesday, May 22, gathering community leaders and notable figures such as Lt. Gov. Miller. The event aimed to facilitate discussions on …
  • Preparing for property valuation protests May 23, 2024 5:27 pm The Belton Journal - Texas Special to the Journal   “The 2024 Notice of Appraised Value has been delivered to property owners across Bell County during the month of April and property owners who wish to file an appeal that disputes the assessed market value on the Notice need to …
  • What state bills passed in 2024 await Gov. Mike Parson's signature? May 23, 2024 11:19 am Springfield News Leader - Missouri As the dust settles on the 2024 legislative session, many of the bills passed by the Missouri General Assembly await Gov. Mike Parson’s final consideration. Parson, who is currently on a trade mission in Italy until June 4, has the ability to veto all or …
  • What does a county judge in Texas do? Spoiler alert: There is no gavel. May 23, 2024 10:24 am KUT - Texas When you think of a judge a lot of things probably spring to mind. The slam of gavel. Long, flowing robes. Maybe one of those folks on The Voice. They come in all shapes and sizes. There are judges in every county in Texas. But, in every county in Texas, …
  • FY 2025 state budget deal: Slew of capital projects, sheriff funding, $25 million for #oklaed May 23, 2024 12:31 am NonDoc - Oklahoma Two days after negotiations blew up for the second time in a row, leaders of the Oklahoma Legislature struck an FY 2025 state budget deal Wednesday afternoon that included four items requested by Gov. Kevin Stitt in exchange for assurances he will not veto …
  • Las Vegas Sands’ Dr. Miriam Adelson Contributes $9M to Texas Campaigns May 22, 2024 7:37 pm Casino.org Posted on: May 22, 2024, 11:07h.  Last updated on: May 22, 2024, 11:30h. Dr. Miriam Adelson, the 78-year-old worth an estimated $30 billion and the controlling shareholder of Las Vegas Sands following the death of her late husband is ramping up her …
  • City, business leaders want more data centers in Grand Forks. What does that mean? May 22, 2024 7:07 pm Grand Forks Herald - North Dakota GRAND FORKS — On the western edge of Grand Forks, south of the lonely DeMers Avenue Amtrak station and the city wastewater lab, sit two oblong beige warehouses behind a chain-link fence. Inside each are rows and rows of computer banks two stories high, …