Tax burden growing
Thank you for your editorials about taxes in Austin. I join the other letter writers who express concern about multiple tax increases in Austin and Travis County. City tax increases of 38 percent in the past 10 years (25 percent in the past four years) and more tax increases to pay for future bond issues put increased burdens on Austin residents. Maybe when we get district City Council members, some of them will put a slowdown on tax increases. And county elected officials have joined Austin elected officials in a race for tax-and-spend championship.
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