Kentucky Property Tax http://wkms.org en Ky. Distilleries Set to Receive Bourbon Barrel Tax Credits Next Year http://wkms.org/post/ky-distilleries-set-receive-bourbon-barrel-tax-credits-next-year <p>A new state law <a href="http://www.lrc.ky.gov/record/14RS/HB445.htm">aims to soften the impact of property taxes </a>on Kentucky’s bourbon distilleries.</p><p> Fri, 04 Jul 2014 23:38:11 +0000 John Null 41824 at http://wkms.org Ky. Distilleries Set to Receive Bourbon Barrel Tax Credits Next Year Kentucky Property Tax Goes Unchanged for 2014-2015 Fiscal Year http://wkms.org/post/kentucky-property-tax-goes-unchanged-2014-2015-fiscal-year <p>Kentucky’s property tax rate remains unchanged for 2014.</p><p>The state Department of Revenue has set it at 12.2 cents per $100 of assessed value.&nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 30 Jun 2014 20:14:55 +0000 Rob Canning 41702 at http://wkms.org Kentucky Property Tax Goes Unchanged for 2014-2015 Fiscal Year Graves County Special Election Turnout Higher than Expected http://wkms.org/post/graves-county-special-election-turnout-higher-expected <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Graves County residents are weighing in on the county-wide proposed property tax hike today in higher numbers than expected. </span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">County Clerk Barry </span>Kennemore<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> says most polling stations are reporting steady results but few lines. </span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">He says, if voters keep up the pace, overall turnout could reach 40 percent, which he says is higher than his initial projections.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Tue, 12 Nov 2013 18:13:25 +0000 Austin Ramsey 36498 at http://wkms.org Graves County Special Election Turnout Higher than Expected Graves County School Board to Vote on Special Election http://wkms.org/post/graves-county-school-board-vote-special-election <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Graves County Board of Education will have a special meeting at noon Wednesday, to vote on whether or not to proceed with a special election involving a proposed 18 percent property tax increase.</span></p><p>The tax increase would raise Graves County&rsquo;s property tax from 37.5 cents to 44.4 cents in an effort to bolster county schools. The special election is a result of a petition circulated by county residents who don&rsquo;t want the tax increase.</p><p> Mon, 07 Oct 2013 21:14:38 +0000 John Null 35525 at http://wkms.org Graves County School Board to Vote on Special Election PVA Test Offered For Candidates http://wkms.org/post/pva-test-offered-candidates <p></p><p>People interested in running for property valuation administrator in Kentucky counties next year can take the required examination to qualify next month in Lawrenceburg.</p><p>The exam will be given on November 8 at Eagle Lake Convention Center. Applicants passing the test from those counties will be eligible for appointment for the remainder of the 2010-2014 term and to seek election in 2014. Mon, 07 Oct 2013 11:38:27 +0000 The Associated Press 35506 at http://wkms.org PVA Test Offered For Candidates Kentucky's General Fund Revenue Increases in May http://wkms.org/post/kentuckys-general-fund-revenue-increases-may <p></p><p>The state's top budget official is reporting an 8.3 percent increase in General Fund revenue in May, largely thanks to improved collections from the sales tax, individual income taxes and property taxes.</p><p>Budget Director Jane Driskell released a monthly revenue report on Monday. The report showed property tax collections increased by 75.2 percent in May. Individual income tax receipts rose by 8.3 percent. And sales tax receipts were up 5.2 percent.</p><p> Mon, 10 Jun 2013 20:27:54 +0000 John Null & The Associated Press 31943 at http://wkms.org Kentucky's General Fund Revenue Increases in May State Property Tax http://wkms.org/post/state-property-tax <p>The state property tax bill delivered to homeowners this fall will look familiar.&nbsp; This year&rsquo;s tax rate of just over 12-cents per 100 dollar assessed property value has remained unchanged since 2008.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p> Tue, 03 Jul 2012 21:12:28 +0000 Stu Johnson (KPR) 18743 at http://wkms.org State Property Tax Kentucky Property Tax Remains the Same http://wkms.org/post/kentucky-property-tax-remains-same <p>Kentuckians will continue to pay 12.2 cents on each $100 dollars worth of property they own over the next year.</p><p> Tue, 03 Jul 2012 13:20:43 +0000 Associated Press 18710 at http://wkms.org Kentucky Property Tax Remains the Same