To lower property tax, file homestead exemption forms
Homeowners can reduce their property tax bills in 2012 by taking advantage of homestead exemptions offered by counties, cities, school districts, and other local taxing units, according to Chief Appraiser Pat Moraw.
To apply for an exemption on your residence, contact the Milam County Appraisal District.
She listed available homestead exemptions as follows: Full Story
Cars, motorcycles featured Saturday in Thorndale show
THOR NDALE—The third annual Thorndale Area Chamber of Commerce Car Show/ Quilt Show/Arts & Crafts is set for Saturday.
Car show registration is at 8 a.m. with awards at 1 p.m.
The Louis Run Motorcycle event will leave town at 11 a.m. and tour several stops in Central Texas. Full Story
ON THE JOB
ON THE JOB—Tom Manskey, the first executive director of the Rockdale Municipal Development District (MDD) began his duties Monday morning at his new downtown office at Bit of History, 114 East Full Story
Why you should make a fresh monthly budget?
I was wondering why you recommend doing a fresh budget every month. Once you’ve figured out your expenses and income, won’t the same budget work month to month?
Kara Dear Kara, Full Story
Doing business as....
Business filings in the Milam Count y Cour thouse over the past two weeks included the following: Abandonment of Assumed Name
Michael P. Brown dba Hookus Tookus Technical Consulting (v. 1,168, p. 208). Assumed Names
David K. Pendleton dba DP2 Properties (v. 1,167, p. 804). Full Story