What is the purpose of property taxes?

Published 04/14/2008 07:21 AM   |    Updated 10/02/2013 02:57 PM

What is the purpose of property taxes?

Property taxes are the primary source of funding for local governments, which use these dollars to pay for a variety of services including: welfare; police and fire protection; new construction and maintenance of buildings; local infrastructure; and education.

For more information, please see http://www.in.gov/dlgf/2338.htm, or call 317.232.3777.

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