Quantcast
Get breaking news alerts via email

Click here to manage your alerts
Share the burden
This is an archived article that was published on sltrib.com in 2013, and information in the article may be outdated. It is provided only for personal research purposes and may not be reprinted.

I have a suggestion for the City Council and mayor with regards to the recent passed property tax increase.

Each time you increase property taxes, your salary should decrease by the same percent as the increase in property taxes. Maybe this would make you ponder on the hardship that tax increases pose for homeowners in general.

After all, tax increases are a shared burden for the benefit of the city. You should share in the burden and learn to live within your means.

Molly Baird

Salt Lake City

Article Tools

 Print Friendly
 
  • Search Obituaries
  • Place an Obituary

  • Search Cars
  • Search Homes
  • Search Jobs
  • Search Marketplace
  • Search Legal Notices

  • Other Services
  • Advertise With Us
  • Subscribe to the Newspaper
  • Login to the Electronic Edition
  • Frequently Asked Questions
  • Contact a newsroom staff member
  • Access the Trib Archives
  • Privacy Policy
  • Missing your paper? Need to place your paper on vacation hold? For this and any other subscription related needs, click here or call 801.204.6100.