Annapolis taxes: Finance Committee supports 9.9 cent rate increase

A crucial report on the Annapolis budget presented Monday night recommends a 9.9 cent increase in the property tax rate, a break with the Mayor Gavin Buckley’s proposal. In a summary of the City Council Finance Committee’s report, Alderman Ross Arnett gave constituents a detailed explanation of several weeks of study of the mayor’s proposal for a higher rate, which would add 13 cents to the rate. Arnett attributed the lower rate largely to additional revenue the city will receive from income taxes. (Capital)

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