Is it a big jump all at once? Sure it is. But still we would be lower than most any other tax rate you could find in the state.
Ilion, NY, Oct 14, 2010 — After seven years of no increases and one of the lowest property tax rates in the state, Essex County is looking at playing catch-up--fast. The county manager estimates a hike in the 30% to 50% range. Martha Foley has more.