2017-28 Tax Rate of Real Estate in City of Hazleton for All City Purposes

ORDINANCE 2017-28

An Ordinance of the City of Hazleton Fixing the Tax Rate of Real Estate Located in the City of Hazleton, Pennsylvania, for All City Purposes for the Fiscal Year 2018, Beginning January 1, 2018 and Ending December 31, 2018

BE IT ORDAINED AND ENACTED by the Council of the City of Hazleton:

SECTION 1.        The tax rate total of  four and fifty-one hundredths ( 4.51) mills is hereby levied on all persons owning property within the City of Hazleton, Pennsylvania and subject to taxation for City purposes for the fiscal year 2017, beginning January 1, 2018 and ending December 31, 2018, as follows:

  • For Debt Service: One and thirty hundredths (1.30) mills on all real estate however classified pursuant to 53 P.S. §3753(2).
  • For Recreation: Nine hundredths (0.09) of a mill on all real estate however classified pursuant to 53 P.S. §38709.
  • For General Revenue Purposes: Three and twelve hundredths  ( 3.12) mills on real estate classified as land, and on real estate classified as buildings on land pursuant to 53 P.S. §37531(4).

ORDAINED AND ENACTED by Council this 19th day of December, 2017.