Property Tax Impact

Businesses make up 77% of the tax base in
Farmers Branch

Have you ever noticed how the geographical core of Farmers Branch is mostly residential while the exterior is made up of mostly businesses? This is important because all those businesses make up about 77 percent of the City’s property tax base, which means they share a larger tax burden, leaving Farmers Branch residents to benefit from high quality amenities and services for a relatively low tax rate compared to other communities.

In relation to the Library Bond, residents would pay 23% or $5.5 million of the cost of a new library. 
77 23 tax base

Library Tax Impact Graphics
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Impact of a 3 Cent Tax Increase

Library Tax Tables

Estimated Increase to Total City Tax Bill

Library Tax Tables

Current Tax Rate

Library Tax Tables

Library Property Tax Impact

Distribution of Property Taxes
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