property tax

(22 June 2018) – We got our final 2018 tax bill this week. It provides a good lesson in value for money. The amount for our house is $3584.04. The city financial folk estimate it will go up to $3763.24 next year. That’s an increase of $179.20 or five per cent. I sat down and compared this with what I will jokingly call my communications budget. Jokingly because I don’t really have one. Like everyone else I know, I don’t do budgets. I pay bills. The communications bills are for telephones and internet. We don’t have any cable or satellite in our house. We droppedRead More →