The focus of most taxpayers on their income taxes, small business taxes and potential estate taxes, with a gripe now and then about local sales taxes, misses a big chunk of the portion they pay every year: property taxes.
While these vary considerably from one locale to another, they have accelerated in the past decade as localities struggle to keep up with the demands of their police, firefighters and school teachers, particularly in the areas of pensions and health benefits.
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