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The latest on property taxes

There has been a lot of recent talk about property taxes. In early January, the Wisconsin Taxpayers Alliance (WISTAX) estimated total net levies statewide would be up about 0.3%. Based on more recent information, we now estimate the statewide net … Continue reading

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It has to come from somewhere . . .

In at least one respect, the 2011-13 state budget (Act 32) should make property taxpayers happy: The budget bill “freezes” property tax levies for the next two years. While this means most homeowners will typically see small changes in property … Continue reading

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Comparing WI property taxes nationally

At the Wisconsin Taxpayers Alliance, we provide a lot of information to allow residents to make in-state property tax comparisons, whether it’s by school district, county, or municipality (www.wistax.org/facts). National comparisons are much harder to make. However, recently published figures … Continue reading

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