Mayville Taxes Going Up

10/29/11 – Mayville School District taxpayers will see their mil rate jump more than 40-cents over last year. The school board approved the 2011-2012 budget this week with a tax levy of $5.4-million, only a slight increase over last year. However, due to a decrease in state aid and property values, the tax rate is up about 4-percent coming in at $9.70 per thousand dollars of value. That means property taxes on a $150,000 house in the Mayville district will be $1,455 for the school portion of their tax bill. Meanwhile, the city of Mayville will also being increasing their mil rate from last year. According to the public hearing notice, the tax rate is up 13-cents to $8.05 per thousand dollars of value. The city will be hosting their budget hearing on November 15.