Wednesday, July 8, 2020
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Austin residents have grappled with skyrocketing property taxes for years making living and doing business in the city increasingly unaffordable. Despite a faltering local economy, massive unemployment, and protections established by the Texas Legislature last year, the city of Austin and Travis County appear poised to raise property taxes in a big way. Learn what you should watch for this summer as Austin-area governments consider maxing-out property tax increases in the coming year.
- Vance Ginn, Ph.D. (Moderator) – Chief Economist, Texas Public Policy Foundation (@VanceGinn)
- The Honorable Ellen Troxclair – Senior Fellow, Texas Public Policy Foundation; Former Austin City Council Member (@EllenforAustin)
- James Quintero – Policy Director, Government for the People, Texas Public Policy Foundation (@JamesQuinteroTX)
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The livestream can be viewed Wednesday, July 8th at 12PM CST via the following links. Watch via YouTube to submit your questions during the live Q&A.