Sunday Scorecard: April 28, 2019
Julie McCarty from the NE Tarrant Tea Party joins the show to discuss the impact of property taxes on renters
“The fact that no other testimony received at the hearing involved using the surplus to eliminate M&O shows where the Austin swamp is on the subject.”
City leaders for the largest city in Hidalgo County have characterized the tax hike as a tax cut, but the average tax bill will increase by $77.
A competing petition asks the city to budget based on the no-new-revenue rate.
“The ‘historic property tax relief’ our lawmakers keep celebrating has yet to lower anyone’s bills.”