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Middletown, PA 17057
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TO THE RESIDENTS OF THE BOROUGH OF MIDDLETOWN

Notice is hereby given that the Borough Council of the Borough of Middletown will consider for adoption the following Ordinance at the Regular Business Meeting on December 5, 2017 at 7 P.M. in the Council Chambers of Middletown Borough Council located at Borough Hall, 60 West Emaus Street, Middletown, PA 17057.

ORDINANCE NO. 1346

MIDDLETOWN BOROUGH, DAUPHIN COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA

AN ORDINANCE OF THE BOROUGH OF MIDDLETOWN,

DAUPHIN COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA, FIXING THE

REAL ESTATE TAX RATE FOR THE YEAR 2018

NOW THEREFORE BE IT ORDAINED AND ENACTED by the Council of the Borough of Middletown as follows:

Section 1.

That a tax be, and the same is hereby levied, on all real property and offices made taxable by the laws of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania for county rates and levies within said municipality, as follows:

Tax rate for general Borough purposes the sum of 6.131 mils

The total real estate tax rate being 6.131 mils

Section 2.

That the Borough Council does hereby certify to the Borough Tax Collector the above-stated levies and tax rates for Borough taxes, and the Dauphin County Office of Tax Assessment is hereby directed to apportion and extend against each taxable property listed upon the assessment rolls of Dauphin County at the rates specified, the amount of taxes required to produce the total sums certified in the 2018 Budget and to render tax notices for the several sums so computed and determined. Failure to receive such notice shall not relieve any taxpayer from the payment of taxes imposed by the Borough, and such taxpayer shall be charged with his taxes as though he had received notice.

Section 3.

All Ordinances, or parts of Ordinances, resolutions, or parts of resolutions, and motions, or parts of motions, which are inconsistent herewith are hereby repealed, provided, however, that this Ordinance shall in no way effect or repeal the provisions of any Ordinance imposing any real estate transfer tax, per capita tax, occupation tax, earned income tax, local services tax, or any other tax imposed under the Local Tax Enabling Act, as amended, all of which taxes shall continue in effect for the year 2018, as provided by law.

Section 4.

If any sentence, clause, section, or part of this Ordinance is for any reason found to be unconstitutional, illegal, or invalid such unconstitutionality, illegality or invalidity shall not affect or impair any of the remaining provisions, sentences, clauses, sections or parts of this Ordinance. It is hereby declared as the intent of Borough Council that this ordinance would have been adopted had such unconstitutional, illegal or invalid sentence, clause, section, or part hereof not been included herein.

Section 5.

This Ordinance shall become effective January 1, 2018.

If you would like to obtain a copy of the proposed Ordinance prior to the Regular Business Meeting, please contact the Borough Secretary at 717-902-0706 or at gmiller1@middletownborough.com.

BOROUGH OF MIDDLETOWN Grace Miller, Borough Secretary 60 West Emaus Street

Middletown, PA 17057

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Posted 11/13/2017