Commission votes to increase taxes in North Port

North Port taxes to increase

NORTH PORT, Fla. (WWSB) - A possible tax increase could be coming if you live and own property in North Port.

The North Port City Commission agreed to a nine percent increase for a fire fee, which is around $20, and a $15 increase to the solid waste fee.

Property owners will pay about $4 for every one thousand dollars of their taxable property value.

A final vote on the full North Port budget comes on September 19th.

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