Jackson County Suffers EPIC Tax Spike

Important perspective and data offers a glimpse at a dysfunctional process that outpaces the entire state.


"The county saw an increase of 24.35%. The new number combines personal property and real estate taxes. Property taxes related to homes increased by 32.1%. The numbers are based on September data after assessment appeals were well underway.

"Jackson County not only saw the largest increase, but it’s also the only county to have increases above 20%."

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Jackson County property taxes are fastest growing in the state

A new State Auditor's report reveals Jackson County's property tax rate increased more than any other county in the state.