Agenda Item
Meeting Date:
5/25/2017 - 6:30 PM  
Category:
Consent Agenda  
Type:
Action  
Subject:
Contract Renewal with Tarrant County Tax Assessor / Collector to Collect Crowley ISD Ad Valorem Taxes  
District Goals:
Goal 5
Effective and Efficient Use of Resources
 
Enclosure:
 
File Attachment:
Ad Valorem Tax Agreement 2017.pdf
 
Summary:
The District contracts with the Tarrant County Tax Assessor/Collector’s office to collect Ad Valorem Taxes on behalf of Crowley ISD.

Attached is a renewal letter received from the Tarrant County Tax Office notifying us that this year’s pricing will increase slightly from $0.95 to $0.98 for in-county accounts. This continues to be the lowest collection fee of any urban county in Texas.
 
Budgetary Impact:
As of May 2017, the District had 97,952 accounts within Tarrant County bringing the total estimated cost to $95,992.96.  
Recommendation
Action Item – I recommend approval to renew the contract with the Tarrant County Tax Assessor / Collector to collect ad valorem taxes on behalf of Crowley ISD.  
Approvals:
Recommended By:
Signed By:
Dwayne Jones - Executive Director Business Services
Signed By:  
Patricia Linares - Interim Superintendent
 
Vote Results:

Original Motion
Member Ryan Ray Moved, Member Nedra Robinson seconded to approve the Original motion 'Action Item – I recommend approval to renew the contract with the Tarrant County Tax Assessor / Collector to collect ad valorem taxes on behalf of Crowley ISD.'. Upon a Roll-Call Vote being taken, the vote was: Aye: 7 Nay: 0.
The motion Carried 7 - 0
   
June Davis     Yes
Ryan Ray     Yes
Mia Hall     Yes
Gary Grassia     Yes
Lyndsae Benton     Yes
LaTonya Mayfield     Yes
Nedra Robinson     Yes