Douglas County Board rejects budget cuts; approves tax increase

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Douglas County's tax levy, FY99 to FY14

Posted: Tuesday, July 9, 2013 12:00 am

The Douglas County Board on Tuesday approved a $324million budget for 2013-14 that raises the tax levy for county government by 1.6 cents.

As a result, 88 percent of Douglas County homeowners will see the county portion of their tax bills go up next year, according to a World-Herald analysis of property valuation data.

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