Airport Noise Reductions
Single family homes and non-condominium buildings (6 units or
less) in Norwood Park Township along with those in parts
of Maine, Leyden and Jefferson townships will be
receiving assessment reduction notices due to impact
airport noise is having on their values. This is
the result of a two year evealuation.
These reductions will affect the assessed values for Tax Year
2016 and will be reflected on tax bills issued in 2017.
of 2017 tax bills.....
The due date for first installment 2016 tax bills
has been set for Wednesday, march 1, 2017. The
first installment taxes are 55% of the prior year's
The second installment date is tentatively set for
August 1. However, that may vary as this bill
relies on the delivery of various sets of data by other
state and county agencies. This bill reflects the
new assessed values, appeal results, exemptions, the
state equalization factor and taxing-district tax rates.
PA Taxpayers Predicted to
See Higher Taxes
About 85% of Pennsylvania school districts plan to
raise property taxes this year over last year. 30% plan
to ask to tax above the Act 1 index. School
officials say the increases are necessary to cover
growing mandated expenses including pensions,
special ed and health care.