govt spending burning cashIf commissioners finalize on this rate increase, they will have approved raising your property tax rate by 28% in the last 3 years!

A majority of Palm Beach County commissioners today agreed to raise the countywide property tax rate by 2.6 percent, but said they would spend the next two months looking for ways to cut it.

The commission voted 4-3 to set the maximum property tax rate at $4.88 for every $1,000 of taxable value, up from this year's rate of $4.75. Commissioners Karen Marcus, Steven Abrams and Paulette Burdick voted against the increase.

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