Mesa, Ariz., to Vote on Instituting Property Tax, Raising Sales Levy

Watts, Jim
May 2006
Bond Buyer;5/10/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32378, p32
Trade Publication
The article explains the consequence if the property tax is not reinstated through a vote of approval by the residents of Mesa, Arizona. For the past few years, public infrastructures were on hold due to a shortfall in city budget. If the property tax will be approved, an estimated raise of 30 million dollars in tax collection that will answer for the long time deficit.


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