County Judge Considers University Tax Exemptions

Posted: November 14, 2012 at 4:40 a.m.

County Judge Marilyn Edwards said Tuesday she will decide sometime in the next 20 days if the University of Arkansas is immune from paying real and personal property taxes in Washington County.

At A Glance

The Case

The market value on 65 properties the University of Arkansas wants exempted from personal and real property taxes has declined from $17.9 million in 2009 to $16.6 million this year. Taxes are paid on the assessed value, which was $3.6 million in 2009 and $3.3 million in 2012.

Source: Staff Report

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