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(A) (1) A tax be and the same is hereby levied on all real, personal and mixed property within the said municipality subject to taxation for the fiscal year 2020 as follows:
(a) Tax rate for general purposes, the sum of 9.83 mills on each dollar of assessed valuation, or the sum of 98.30 cents on each one hundred dollars of assessed valuation; and
(b) Tax rate for non-general purposes, the sum of 0.52 mills on each dollar of assessed valuation, or the sum of 5.20 cents on each one hundred dollars of assessed valuation.
(2) The same being summarized in tabular form as follows:
Mills on each dollar of assessed valuation
Cents on each one hundred dollars of assessed valuation
Tax rate for general purposes:
Tax rate for non-general purposes:
(3) Making for all purposes, the total sum of ten and thirty-five one hundredths (10.35) mills on the dollar ($1.035 on $100) upon the last assessed valuation of the taxable property within the city.
(B) Failure to make payments in accordance with 72 P.S. § 5511.10, all taxpayers, who shall fail to make payment of any such city property taxes charged against them for four months after the due date of the tax notice, shall be charged a penalty of 7%, which penalty shall be added to the taxes by the tax collector and be collected by said tax collector. This section shall be effective for the taxable year of 1977 and thereafter.
(Res. passed 2-7-1977; Ord. 1564, passed 12-19-2016; Ord. 1577, passed 12-18-2017; Ord. 1585, passed 12-17-2018; Ord. 1598, passed 12-16-2019)