County Commission Puts Off Tax Rate Decision

Posted on: 10:37 am, July 17, 2013, by and , updated on: 11:15am, July 17, 2013

Shelby County Seal

(Memphis) Shelby County Commission committee decided not to set the county tax rate, instead putting it off for another week.

The tax rate will now go to the full commission without a recommendation.

The tax rate was to be set last week at the third reading until two commissioners changed their votes.

The rate was to be set at $4.38 however Commissioners Justin Ford and James Harvey decided to change their votes.

It’s believed those two commissioners are looking for a rate around $4.30 but that did not pass either.

News Channel 3′s Adam Hammond will have more today on News Channel 3.