NCRGEA Addresses Commissioners’ Meeting About Property Taxes

NCRGEA staff member, Margaret Burrell, spoke at the Wake County Board of Commissioners Meeting on Monday, May 16, 2022 on behalf of senior citizens hurt by increased property taxes due to new construction. Margaret urged the board to establish a cutoff point for taxes for those on fixed incomes. In addition, she advocated for increased income limits on the Tax Relief Program serving those 65 years or older.