13 Jan Public Policy – Property Taxes and School Funding
Below is the statement I used for the topic selection, property taxes, and school funding. ″I am choosing the issue of property taxes and school funding. Property tax rates are established by local school boards and are determined by state funding and influenced by local property values. I chose the topic partly due to professional curiosity and part curious taxpayer who has witnessed a constant increase of property taxes over the past few years. The formula utilized by the Texas Legislature to determine the distribution of school funding is also of interest to me, as the Legislature has to take into account state revenue sources. I fully expect my research to be inclusive of recapture, as the process is inclusive of local school districts sending some of their local property tax revenue to the state.″ Here are the parameters of the paper. In writing your paper, you should use analytical frameworks developed in this course to address these questions: Why was the policy enviro…..