How Philadelphia’s AVI will affect the Northeast [NEast Philly]

This is a quick post I did for NEast Philly using data gathered by the Philadelphia Public Interest Information Network.

PPIIN created the map of a sampling of Northeast Philadelphia homes. It allows homeowners to enter their address and calculate how much they’re expected to pay under Philadelphia’s Actual Value Initiative to adjust property taxes.

An excerpt:

“Without taking into consideration a Homestead Exemption, 29 percent would pay less tax with a 1.8 percent rate and 71 percent would pay more.”

Read the rest of this story on NEast Philly.

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Shannon Wink

Shannon Wink is a Philadelphian and experienced reporter, editor, community manager and content marketer.

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