KERSHAW – Employee pay raises and a minor tax hike are part of the town of Kershaw’s budget for 2012-13.
Town Council unanimously passed final reading of the $3.31 million budget at a special meeting Thursday, June 14.
The new fiscal year begins July 1.
Kershaw town residents will face a property tax millage rate of 72.1 mills – a 3.1 percent increase from the existing 69.9 rate. That equates to an increase of $1.70 in the yearly taxes on a $100,000 owner-occupied home.