Proposed 2016 Property Tax Rate

NOTICE OF 2016 TAX YEAR
PROPOSED PROPERTY TAX RATE FOR CITY OF CEDAR HILL



A tax rate of $0.698760 per $100 valuation has been proposed for adoption by the governing body of
City of Cedar Hill. 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.

   PROPOSED TAX RATE $0.698760 per $100
   PRECEDING YEAR'S TAX RATE $0.698760 per $100
   EFFECTIVE TAX RATE $0.664794 per $100
   ROLLBACK TAX RATE $0.712860 per $100

The effective tax rate is the total tax rate needed to raise the same amount of property tax revenue for
City of Cedar Hill from the same properties in both the 2015 tax year and the 2016 tax year.

The rollback tax rate is the highest tax rate that City of Cedar Hill 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:
John R. Ames, PCC, CTA
Dallas County Tax Assessor/Collector
214-653-7811
TNTHELP@dallascounty.org
www.cedarhilltx.com
 
You are urged to attend and express your views at the following public hearings on the proposed tax
rate:

First Hearing: August 23, 2016 at 7:00 pm at 285 Uptown Blvd., Cedar Hill TX.
 
Second Hearing: September 6, 2016 at 6:00 pm at 285 Uptown Blvd., Cedar Hill TX.