County property taxes drastically increase
Inflation and market forces drive property taxes in Carbon County up by 18-20% with little relief in sight from the state legislature
October 5, 2023
Property owners in Carbon County received their tax statements for 2023 last month. According to County Assessor Renee Snider, on average there was an increase of 18-20% in property taxes for the county.
Unfortunately, there seems to be little relief for taxpayers as the Wyoming State Legislature managed to pass just two bills out of 16 regarding property taxes in 2023.
According to Snider, there were two major factors in the “substantial increase” seen in property taxes this year: inflation and market forces.
“Inflation over this...