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File #: 0084X-2021    Version: 1
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 5/10/2021 In control: Finance Committee
On agenda: 6/28/2021 Final action: 7/1/2021
Title: To adopt the 2022 Tax Budget and to authorize and direct the City Auditor to submit said budget to the County and to declare an emergency.
Attachments: 1. 2022 Tax Budget Document FINAL
Explanation
Passage of this resolution and the filing of this tax budget with the Franklin, Fairfield, and Delaware County Budget Commissions will entitle the City of Columbus to participate in "local government funds" which are monies collected by the State of Ohio and shared with its various political subdivisions via the counties.

This tax budget will also establish the property tax rates for the City of Columbus for calendar year 2022.

EMERGENCY ACTION is requested as the Tax Budget must be approved by Council and submitted to the County Budget Commissions prior to July 20, 2021.

Title

To adopt the 2022 Tax Budget and to authorize and direct the City Auditor to submit said budget to the County and to declare an emergency.

Body

WHEREAS, under Section 5705.28 R.C. of Ohio, the City of Columbus is required to adopt a tax budget on or before July 20, 2021 and

WHEREAS, under Section 5705.30 R.C. of Ohio, the tax budget so adopted must be submitted to the Auditors of Franklin County, Fairfield County and Delaware County, Ohio on or before July 20, 2021 and

WHEREAS, an emergency exists in the usual daily operation for the City of Columbus in that it is necessary to provide for the filing of this tax budget in order to preserve the public peace, property, health, safety and welfare of the City and its inhabitants; now, therefore,

BE IT RESOLVED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF COLUMBUS, FRANKLIN, FAIRFIELD, AND DELAWARE COUNTIES, STATE OF OHIO:

Section 1. That the annual tax budget on file in the City Clerk's Office with this resolution and marked "Exhibit A", is the annual tax budget for the City of Columbus setting forth in itemized form, the estimated amount of money for the year 2022 and the same is hereby adopted.

Section 2. That the City Auditor be and he is hereby authorized to certify a copy of this tax budget to the Auditors of Franklin County, Fairfield County and Delaware County, Ohio.

Section 3. That for the reasons stated in the preamble here...

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