This is a good article on the future of Real Estate Property Taxes in Maryland, posted on the Gazette.net web site on Friday, June 11, 2010 by Erin Cunningham, Staff Writer
Expert: With reduction in aid looming, fiscal 2012 could be different story
Most Maryland counties likely will avoid tax increases in balancing their budgets for fiscal 2011.
Among those that have adopted budgets, only two have increased property taxes, and few are reporting proposed tax increases, said Andrea Mansfield, associate director of the Maryland Association of Counties.
However, that trend is not likely to continue into fiscal 2012, said Anirban Basu, chairman and CEO of the Baltimore-based Sage Policy Group …