City of Goodyear, Arizona
For Immediate Release: May 20, 2010
TRUTH IN TAXATION HEARING - NOTICE OF TAX INCREASE
GOODYEAR, ARIZ. (May 20, 2010) In compliance with section 42-17107, Arizona Revised Statutes, the City of Goodyear is notifying its property taxpayers of Goodyear's intention to raise its primary property taxes over last year's level. Goodyear is proposing an increase in primary property taxes of $236,047 or 4 percent.
The proposed tax levy increase will cause the City of Goodyear's primary property taxes rate on a $100,000 home to increase from $73.04 to $76.03.
This proposed levy increase is exclusive of increased primary property taxes received from new construction. The increase is also exclusive of any changes that may occur from property tax levies for voter approved bonded indebtedness or budget and tax overrides.
All interested citizens are invited to attend the public hearing on the tax increase that is scheduled to be held at 6 p.m., Monday, June 14, 2010, at Goodyear Justice Center, 185 N. 145th Avenue (Southeast corner of 145th Avenue and Van Buren), Goodyear, Arizona. This news release meets requirements for public notification under state law.
For more information, call Goodyear Finance Director Larry Lange at 623-882-7898.