Maryland Board Expected to Reject Recommendation to Lower Property Tax

Ackerman, Andrew
April 2006
Bond Buyer;4/19/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32363, p40
Trade Publication
The article reports on the expectation of the public from the Board of Public Works of Maryland to reject a recommendation that lowers property tax based on the assessed property value. An option is given to the board to reduce property tax or sell the short-term debt, as outlined in the budget. The revenue from the state's collection of property taxes will be used to pay off the outstanding capital debt.


Related Articles

  • A very bad tax proposal.  // Business News New Jersey;02/22/99, Vol. 12 Issue 8, p12 

    Editorial. Focuses on a real property tax proposal in New Jersey. Option of the municipalities to change the property tax rates; Impact on the business community.

  • Govt plans sellers tax for homeowners.  // Money Marketing;7/11/2002, p7 

    Reports on the plan of the British government to tax property owners when selling their homes. Purpose of the move; Implications of the sellers tax.

  • We care, but not that much. Dimond, Kathy // Oregon Business Magazine;Feb99, Vol. 22 Issue 2, p24 

    Focuses on the implications of the introduction of a new tax system in Oregon. Concerns on the system's volatility; Decline in property taxes; Backdoor benefits provided by the passage of tax credit legislation; Recommendations for lifelong learning tax credit.

  • Land Valuation.  // Assessment Journal;May/Jun99, Vol. 6 Issue 3, p70 

    Lists court cases regarding land valuation. Details on the case of Chase vs. Town of Machiasport, regarding classification of shorefront property; Information on the court case of Grundy County National Bank vs. Appeal Board, regarding platting and subdivision of land; Information on the case...

  • INCOME TAX - Transactions in Property.  // Accountancy;Aug1968, Vol. 79 Issue 900, p553 

    Discusses a British court decision on whether certain transactions in property rendered the taxpayer assessable to tax as a property dealer. Facts of the case; Legal issues raised; Summary of the judgment.

  • Some Uncertainties About the Desirability of Site Value Taxation. Schaaf, A.H. // Appraisal Journal;Oct71, Vol. 39 Issue 4, p609 

    Discusses several uncertainties about the desirability of site value taxation. Arguments that underlie the uncertainty of the merits of site value taxation; Benefits of a neutral tax; Distributional effects of site value taxation.

  • Uplift tax: it's only a proposal. Lyford, Tim // Estates Gazette;10/26/2002, Issue 243, p191 

    Comments on the proposed changes to the tax system in Great Britain. Concerns of property companies regarding the tax reform; Aim of the proposal.

  • A Modest Proposal on Property Taxes. Scarry, Donald M. // njbiz;1/13/2003, Vol. 16 Issue 2, p16 

    Editorial. Comments on the administration of real property taxes in New Jersey. Issues regarding the validity of property taxes; Reasons for relying on real property taxation; Opposition to how property taxes are imposed.

  • TAXES.  // Journal of Business (10756124);5/18/2006 Supplement, Vol. 21, p44 

    The article focuses on taxes in Spokane County, Washington. Taxpayer paid an average of 14.43 dollars per 1,000 dollars assessed value of property in 2005. 37.7 percent of property taxes were distributed to local schools. The state school tax took another 19 percent. Other taxes include a two...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics