City of Melissa Adopts FY 2018-19 Annual Budget and 2018 Tax Rate

Following the completion of two public hearings which were held over the past month, the Melissa City Council formally approved the Proposed Annual Budget for Fiscal Year 2018-19 as well as adopted the 2018 Tax Rate at the council meeting held on Tuesday, September 11, 2018.  

City of Melissa ADOPTED A TAX RATE THAT WILL RAISE MORE TAXES FOR MAINTENANCE AND OPERATIONS THAN LAST YEAR'S TAX RATE.  The 2018 Tax Rate will be $0.609541 per $100 of property value.  Slightly lower than the current tax rate of $0.61. 

THE TAX RATE WILL EFFECTIVELY BE RAISED BY 8.11 PERCENT AND WILL RAISE TAXES FOR MAINTENANCE AND OPERATIONS ON A $100,000 HOME BY APPROXIMATELY $-15.62.  

Any questions regarding the budget and or tax rate should be directed to Gail Dansby, Finance Director.