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EDITORIAL: Stop squabbling over hospital tax break

Porter County Auditor Bob Wichlinski is right to act on the property tax abatement for Porter Regional Hospital, applying the tax break to the first full assessment of the new hospital's cost.

November 14, 2013 12:00 am
House's zero tax assessment from Lake County is a mystery

House's zero tax assessment from Lake County is a mystery

Cedar Lake resident Rachelle Ruge-Bernard said a government notice stated her 11-year-old 1,700-square-foot, three-bedroom, two-bathroom house is now assessed to be worth nothing -- that's zero dollars -- for purposes of calculating her next property tax bill.

January 29, 2013 1:40 pm

My math shows different amounts for tax increases

A recent column stated the assessment of 22 cents per $100 of assessed valuation would cost a taxpayer with a $100,000 home $68.15 more in taxes. (I don’t have the exact amount but think it’s close). If I do the math right, the cost should be $220 (($100,000 / 100) x .22).

January 06, 2013 12:00 am

Portage Township assessments in the mail

PORTAGE TOWNSHIP | Portage Township property owners should receive their annual notice of assessments in the mail this week.

September 28, 2012 11:16 am
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