Tax rate deduction proposed for Eanes ISD residents in 2019-20

The Eanes ISD board of trustees unanimously approved the 2019-20 tax rate.

The Eanes ISD board of trustees unanimously approved the 2019-20 tax rate.

The Eanes ISD board of trustees approved the ordinance to set a tax rate of $1.13 per $100 valuation during an Aug. 27 meeting, presenting a decrease from last year’s rate of $1.20.

The proposed rate is comprised of a $0.99 going toward maintenance and operations and $0.14 for debt services. The M&O rate for 2018-19 was set at $1.06, while debt services show no change.

The board of trustees passed the tax rate 7-0 without discussion.
By Amy Rae Dadamo
Amy Rae Dadamo is the reporter for Lake Travis-Westlake, where her work focuses on city government and education. Originally from New Jersey, Amy Rae relocated to Austin after graduating from Ramapo College of New Jersey in May 2019.