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Posted on: August 21, 2019

Notice of 2019 Proposed Tax Rate

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NOTICE OF 2019 TAX YEAR PROPOSED
PROPERTY TAX RATE FOR CITY OF ARANSAS PASS

A tax rate of $0.799194 per $100 valuation has been proposed for adoption by the governing body of City of
Aransas Pass. This rate exceeds the lower of the effective or rollback tax rate, and state law requires that two
public hearings be held by the governing body before adopting the proposed tax rate.
The governing body of City of Aransas Pass proposes to use revenue attributable to the tax rate increase for
the purpose of the City's matching contribution for FEMA projects relating to Hurricane Harvey. These
projects will be ongoing for several years..

PROPOSED TAX RATE $0.799194 per $100
PRECEDING YEAR'S TAX RATE $0.775196 per $100
EFFECTIVE TAX RATE $0.715601 per $100
ROLLBACK TAX RATE $0.799194 per $100

The effective tax rate is the total tax rate needed to raise the same amount of property tax revenue for City of
Aransas Pass from the same properties in both the 2018 tax year and the 2019 tax year.
The rollback tax rate is the highest tax rate that City of Aransas Pass may adopt before voters are entitled to
petition for an election to limit the rate that may be approved to the rollback rate.
YOUR TAXES OWED UNDER ANY OF THE ABOVE RATES CAN BE CALCULATED AS

FOLLOWS:

property tax amount= (rate) x (taxable value of your property)/100

For assistance or detailed information about tax calculations, please contact:

Dalia Sanchez, PCC
Tax Assessor-Collector
400 W. Sinton, Room 144, Sinton, Texas 78387
(361) 364-9373
dsanchez@co.san-patricio.tx.us
www.co.san-patricio.tx.us

You are urged to attend and express your views at the following public hearings on the proposed tax rate:
First Hearing: September 3, 2019 at 6:00 PM at City Hall, 600 W. Cleveland, Aransas Pass, Texas.
Second Hearing: September 9, 2019 at 6:00 PM at City Hall, 600 W. Cleveland, Aransas Pass, Texas.

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