FY 2023 Budget & 2022 Tax Rate

At its September 26 regular meeting, the City of West University Place City Council ADOPTED A TAX RATE THAT WILL RAISE MORE TAXES FOR MAINTENANCE AND OPERATIONS THAN LAST YEAR’S TAX RATE.

THE TAX RATE WILL EFFECTIVELY BE RAISED BY 3.5 PERCENT AND WILL RAISE TAXES FOR MAINTENANCE AND OPERATIONS ON A $100,000 HOME BY APPROXIMATELY $-1.13.  

Notice of 2022 Proposed Tax Rates

Notice of Public Hearing on Tax Increase

FY 2023 City Manager's Proposed Budget

2023 Budget Workshop Presentation

Proposed 2023 - 2027 Capital Improvement Program

2023 Adopted Master Fee Schedule

FY 2022 Budget & 2021 Tax Rate

Budget Information

The Budget at a Glance provides residents a simple overview of how the City's budget operates, a clear understanding of what your tax dollars go to, and initiatives taking place in 2022.

FY 2022 Budget at a Glance

On September 27, 2021, City Council adopted the Fiscal Year 2022 City Manager's Proposed Budget.

FY 2022 Adopted Budget

Tax Rate Information

On September 26, 2022, City Council will adopt the 2022 tax rate.                  

  • 2021 Adopted Tax Rate: $0.278522 
  1. Budget Process
  • July - Departments submit budget requests for the next fiscal year to Finance Department
  • Early August - Finance Department and City Manager meet to review budget submissions
  • Late August - The proposed budget is created
  • Early September - Staff meet with City Council for a budget workshop 
  • Late September - Council adopts the next fiscal year budget
  1. Property Tax Calculation