ARI Region 11 Troy University

In the middle of the biggest surplus of new houses in the nation’s history, Patti Goff is facing a housing shortage. CITY COUNCIL DISTRICT H: On Saturday, December 12, 2015 Karla Cisneros and Jason Cisneroz will face off to choose who need to represent the people of Houston as the Houston City Council District H council member. HISD DISTRICT II: On Saturday, December 12, 2015 Rhonda Skillern-Jones, the incumbent, will face off against Larry Williams in the race for HISD Board Trustee for District II. Skillern-Jones made the runoff by major all her challenges by a hefty margin. The Board of Tax Assessors can clarify the ownership and use restrictions regarding home qualifying for this assessment.

HISD DISTRICT III: On Saturday, December 12, 2015 Manuel Rodriguez, the incumbent, will face off against Jose Leal in the race for HISD Board Trustee for District III. The Houston County Commission establishes the annual price range for county government operations and levies the mill price necessary to fund the portion of the budget to be paid for by ad valorem tax. The Board of Tax Assessors can clarify the ownership and use restrictions regarding property qualifying for either of these applications.

The Houston County Board of Education, an elected physique, establishes the annual budget for school purposes and adopts the mill rate needed to fund the portion of the budget to be paid for by ad valorem tax. The Houston County Tax Commissioner, an elected office established by the Constitution, is the official accountable for performing all functions related to billing, collecting, accounting for and disbursing ad valorem taxes collected in this county. The 8th class has chosen an entryway to the new Houston County Fair grounds to be their project.

Owners of mobile houses that are situated in Houston County on January 1 must spend the ad valorem taxes on the house by May possibly 1 of each year and obtain their place permit at that time. The exemption applies to the maintenance and operation portion of the mill rate levy of the county and the county school program and the State mill rate levy.

Failure to pay the taxes and obtain the permit will result in a 10% tax penalty, issuance of a citation for appearance in Houston County Magistrate Court or attainable sale of the mobile/manufactured property. Mobile property owners desiring to declare a distinct worth from the existing worth on the property have 45 days to file an appeal with the Board of Tax Assessors.