Ouch. Another property-tax rate hike for Atlantic City. Almost a 9 percent increase.
According to the Press of Atlantic City, the city’s tax rate has increased 96 percent since 2010 as the casino town’s tax base dropped amid gambling competition in nearby states.
When you add county, school, library & municipal all together, Atlantic City’s total tax rate is up about 113 % since 2010.
City Councilman Frank Gilliam called the city’s budget process “hideous”.
Full story in Press of Atlantic City