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Supporters say they're an investment in the community. Critics say it's too much debt.
Similar efforts have failed to make the ballot in 2008, 2010 and 2012.
Supervisors also set the fiscal 2016 tax rate.
Pima County says the state has a history of passing along costs.
Suit challenges changes the Legislature made to how it funds school districts.
Organizers want to start fire district and annex 80 square miles.
Plan includes pledge to lower property tax rate if county wins lawsuit against state
Seeks to undo shift of more than $45 million in costs.
But levy would likely need legislative approval.
Pima County’s already high property tax bills could go up another $27 for the average homeowner if supervisors approve County Administrator Chuck Huckelberry’s recommended budget, unveiled Thursday.
Committee says levy is unfair to the one-third of Arizonans who rent.
Incentive would drop property tax assessment by almost 75 percent for 15 years.
Eight residents file a claim against Pima County.
Combined primary and secondary property tax rates for most jurisdictions in Pima County.
Candidates make political jabs at a debate in Sun City Oro Valley
There is no law requiring refunds of taxes deemed illegally collected.
The Board of Supervisors adopted Pima County’s 2014-15 budget Tuesday, but the county will not distribute some of the money until certain departments can justify their need for the funds.
Officials from the Arizona League of Cities and Towns protest the former South Tucson finance director’s use of their letterhead in defending a secondary property tax imposed without voter approval.