Old 12-09-2011, 01:30 PM
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$13.49 per $1000 of assessed value.

In MA, assessed values are required to be at market value and tax rates are set annually. After decreasing in '06 & '07, our tax rate has increased 42% since then. However, due to lower assessed values, my actual tax bill has increased only 17% in that same timeframe.