Friday, August 25, 2006

Tax issues total $550 million

Good read from the Enquirer on how much the people from Southwest Side of Ohio are going to be spending in taxes....

Taxpayers in Southwest Ohio will be asked this November to approve about $550 million on higher local taxes.

Nearly $350 million of the new property and income tax proposals would be for expanded community services. Most of that money would be for a new jail in Hamilton County; plus tens of millions for more fire, police and trash services; senior and mental health services; even a new animal shelter for Butler County. Another $202 million would go to nine Greater Cincinnati school districts, which have placed 10 tax issues on the ballot.

(Read full article here)


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