Tough budget time ahead for Kent County

Czurak, David
November 2008
Grand Rapids Business Journal;11/10/2008, Vol. 26 Issue 46, p5
The article reports on the decline in revenue sources of Kent County, Michigan, particularly from investment earnings and real estate transfers. Accordingly, the earned interest is anticipated to fall by 28% or $1 million to $2.8 million dollar in 2009. It states that the real estate transfer tax is expected to decline by as much as 18% or $500,000 to $2.2 million.


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