Electors in the Town of Rutland approved the proposed tax levy of $743,874 and mill rate of $2.97 per $1,000 of assessed value at the annual public hearing and town meeting Thursday, Nov. 14.

The mill rate is up one-hundredth of a percent for the second year in a row, or a single cent over last year’s rate.

Expenses stayed around the same as the previous year. Owners of a $200,000 home in Rutland would pay $596 in the town portion of their 2020 taxes.

Email Unified Newspaper Group reporter Scott De Laruelle at scott.delaruelle@wcinet.com.

Rutland budget information 2018-20

2018 2019 2020
Tax levy $721,456 $732,312 $743,874
Mill rate (Per $1,000) $2.96 $2.97 $2.98
Assessed value (millions) $246.6 $243.8 $249.9