Comal ISD board passes tax rate for 2021 fiscal year

The Comal ISD board of trustees approved the tax rate for the 2021 fiscal year. (Ian Pribanic/Community Impact Newspaper)
The Comal ISD board of trustees approved the tax rate for the 2021 fiscal year. (Ian Pribanic/Community Impact Newspaper)

The Comal ISD board of trustees approved the tax rate for the 2021 fiscal year. (Ian Pribanic/Community Impact Newspaper)

The Comal ISD board of trustees approved the proposed property tax rate for fiscal year 2020-21 at roughly $0.04 less than the previous year.

The decision came during the board’s Sept. 29 meeting. Ahead of the Oct. 1 start of the fiscal year, CISD introduced a debt service tax rate of $0.35 per $100 valuation and a maintenance and operations tax rate to $0.9257 per $100 valuation.


The total tax rate for the coming year will be $1.2757 per $100 valuation, which is $0.0443 less than the current rate.

The board previously adopted the fiscal year 2020-21 budget June 25, which included $60,000 for services provided by Amplified IT, a company that trains school staff members to use Google for Education and Google Cloud.
By Lauren Canterberry
Lauren began covering New Braunfels for Community Impact Newspaper in 2019. Her reporting focuses on education, development, breaking news and community interest stories. Lauren is originally from South Carolina and is a graduate of the University of Georgia.


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