Proposed FY 2018 Property Tax Rate

NOTICE OF 2018 TAX YEAR PROPOSED PROPERTY TAX RATE FOR CITY OF CEDAR HILL 

A tax rate of $0.697028 per $100 valuation has been proposed for adoption by the governing body of City of Cedar Hill. This rate exceeds the lower of the effective or rollback tax rate, and state law requires that two public hearings be held by the governing body before adopting the proposed tax rate.

The governing body of City of Cedar Hill proposes to use revenue attributable to the tax rate increase for the purpose of continuing core services and funding public safety, community life, neighborhood integrity initiatives and implementation of general obligation bond programming.

   PROPOSED TAX RATE $0.697028 per $100
   PRECEDING YEAR'S TAX RATE $0.698760 per $100
   EFFECTIVE TAX RATE $0.647675 per $100
   ROLLBACK TAX RATE $0.697328 per $100

The effective tax rate is the total tax rate needed to raise the same amount of property tax revenue for City of Cedar Hill from the same properties in both the 2017 tax year and the 2018 tax year.

The rollback tax rate is the highest tax rate that City of Cedar Hill 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:
John R. Ames, PCC, CTA
Dallas County Tax Assessor/Collector
214-653-7811
TNTHELP@dallascounty.org