Tax cut proposal tabled for future consideration

May 17, 2011 at 1:45 am in The Jamestown Sun

The Jamestown Public School Board briefly considered using its interim fund surplus to lower property taxes at Monday’s meeting.
Board member Roy Musland proposed a reduction of 10 mills for two years. It would effectively save a taxpayer with a $100,000 household $45 annually and $30 a year for a taxpayer with a quarter-section of land.
The interim fund currently has a surplus of about $6 million. Continue Reading