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         2014 Proposed Tax Rate Information


                                                         City Of Tioga Tax Rate 

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A tax rate of $0.562945 per $100 valuation has been proposed for adoption by the governing body of the CITY OF TIOGA.  This rate exceeds the lower of the effective or rollback tax rate, and state law requires that two public hearing be held by the governing body before adopting the proposed tax rate.

PROPOSED TAX RATE                            $0.562945 per $100

PRECEDING YEAR’S TAX RATE             $0.562945 per $100

EFFECTIVE TAX RATE                             $0.546284 per $100

ROLLBACK TAX RATE                              $0.589986 per $100

The effective tax rate is the total rate needed to raise the same amount of property tax or revenue for the CITY OF TIOGA from the same properties in both the 2013 year and 2014 tax year.

The rollback rate is the highest tax rate that the CITY OF TIOGA may adopt before voters are entitled to petition for an election to limit the rate that may be approved to the rollback rate.

YOUR TAXES OWED UNDER ANY OF THE ABOVE RATES CAN BE CALCULATED AS FOLLOWS:

property tax amount = (rate) x (taxable value of your property) / 100

For assistance or detailed information about tax calculations, please contact:

Bruce Stidham
Grayson County Tax Assessor/Collector
100 West Houston, Suite 11, Sherman, Texas  75090
(903) 813-4269
millere@co.grayson.tx.us
www.tiogatx.gov

You are urged to attend and express your views at the following public hearings on the proposed tax rate:

First Hearing:  August 25, 2014, at 7:00 pm at Tioga City Hall, 600 Main Street, Tioga, Texas  76271

Second Hearing:  August 29, 2014, at 7:00 pm at Tioga City Hall, 600 Main Street, Tioga, Texas  76271

 

 

 

 

Located in the southwest corner of Grayson County, Tioga  is in the heart of “horse country” and provides our citizens with the “best of both worlds”… they are close enough to enjoy all the amenities of  the Dallas/Ft. Worth Metroplex (only 46 miles south of us) while still enjoying the rural charm and values of a small town.  Come see what makes the City of Tioga so special!  If you need help, we are ready to assist you.  Check out our calendar on the right for upcoming events, navigate the quick links to find the information you’re looking for and visit our pages to find out more information about this wonderful community.

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