Taxing times

Taxing times

As my story in today’s Floyd Press explains, the county Board of Supervisors voted 3-2 Monday night to hike taxes substantially for the upcoming fiscal years — raising the real estate tax rate five cents to 53 cents per $100 in assessed valuation and...
Last day to pay real estate taxes

Last day to pay real estate taxes

The tax man cometh today or rather the tax check goeth — out the door. Real estate taxes for the first half of 2010 are due today. Technically, they were due two days ago (June 5) but because that was a Saturday, Floyd County taxpayers have a grace period over...