Several letter writers have sought to impose a new tax on homeowners by support of Ballot Issue 3A. This tax, if approved, would be imposed on all homeowners those who own homes and on renters by rent increases passed through by landlords.
Social Security recipients have not had a raise for two years. Seniors have lost the homestead exemption, meaning real estate taxes and vehicle license fees have increased. The average gas fill for a peak month may increase by nearly $20 this year. Propane prices, affected by the price of gas, will increase.
Do you want a tax increase, too, La Plata County?
Robert Maple. Durango