Taxes in Hartford: a 10 year history

I assembled a tax history for the town based on the detailed table of town data I assembled last year from town reports and audits and used as the basis for the surplus history report I sent out around this time last year. This one, though, is more focused on the elements that make up […]

How accurate is our down-to-the-dollar budget?

The selectboard was sent a budget yesterday with a note that the upshot of last Tuesday’s changes was to increase the tax rate. This was followed by a call looking to set up a special board meeting next Tuesday to discuss the warrants, budget and town report. Since we now have a new window of […]