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Taxes Going Up In Craig?

taxesBudget woes continue for the City of Craig and Moffat County. The Moffat County Commissioners approved the budget for 2017 at their weekly meeting Tuesday. The County will have nearly $37.5 million dollars to spend this year which is $6 million less than in 2016. The falling numbers are partially due to declining property values. Since 2011, property values in Moffat County have fallen by nearly $80 million, resulting in an 18% drop in property taxes collected over that time period. Declining property taxes and other factors have put a strain on the county’s budget for next year and the foreseeable future. Because of these budget constraints, the Commissioners expect they will have to make additional cuts to county services in the future. The Craig City Council is Continue reading

Steamboat Sales Tax Will Decrease in ’17

SteamboatThe City of Steamboats Sales and Use Tax rate will decrease by .25% next year. A referendum passed during the 2011 election, increased the rate to provide funding for the Local Marketing District to support commercial air service to the Yampa Valley. That referendum will expire at the end of the year. The change should be fairly straight forward, but the Continue reading

Sales Taxes Collected In Steamboat Increase

SteamboatTaxes collected in Steamboat continue to increase according to the city’s May 2016 Sales, Use, and Accommodations Tax Report. According to the numbers sales taxes collected in May of 2016 grew by nearly 9% when compared to the previous year. The biggest increases in taxes collected came from Sporting Continue reading

Steamboat Publishes March Sales Tax Report

City-of-SteamboatThe City of Steamboat has published the preliminary March 2014 Sales, Use, and Accommodation Tax Report.  March sales taxes are Continue reading