Daviess County taxpayers will see unexpected fluctuations in the amount of property taxes they owe on their homes when property tax bills hit mailboxes later this month.
Due to a change in state law made by the Indiana General Assembly last year, the homestead property tax deduction every homeowner in Daviess County will be 22.0124 percent. This will be a change from previous years when the percentage varied by taxing unit.
Hamilton County officials are closely watching new-housing prices, knowing that local governments’ long-term financial security could depend on it.
SOUTH BEND — The sounds of hammers, power tools and heavy machinery filled the air Monday as work continued on the construction of 24 new single-family homes west of downtown.