Austin County Commissioners Court sets 2019-20 Tax Rate [VIDEO]

Austin County Commissioners Court sets 2019-20 Tax Rate [VIDEO]

The 2019- 20 Tax rate was finalized at Commissioners Court at Mondays meeting. The Special Road & Bridge rate would be set at .06720%, FM & Lateral would be .08110%, debt service would be .03033% yielding a total tax rate of 0.56423%. The final vote was 3-1 in favor with Commissioner Bobby Rinn voting against the budget.  If you haven’t seen our breakdown of the budget, be sure and go here for a complete breakdown of the county budget department by department.