The City of Gonzales adopted a tax rate that will raise more
taxes for maintenance and operations than last year’s tax rate.
The tax rate will effectively be raised by 177.27 percent
and will raise taxes for maintenance and operations on a $100,000 home by
approximately $30.00 per year. (percentage by which the tax rate exceeds the
effective maintenance and operations rate).
The tax rate will increase total tax revenues from
properties on the tax roll in the preceding tax year by 10.47%.