VISD cuts tax rate by eighteen cents

On August 22nd, 2019, the VISD School Board adopted a new tax rate which is down eighteen cents from last year’s rate.

The new tax rate is $1.19 per $100 of assessed property valuation. The board also adopted a new $123.8 million budget for the 2019-2020 school year.

The new tax rate was presented to the board at the August 1 st , 2019 board meeting where they adopted the historic teacher raise for the upcoming school year.