The Melissa Independent School District will hold a public meeting at 6:00 p.m. on August 16, 2021 in the Melissa ISD administration building, 1904 Cooper Street, Melissa, TX 75454. The purpose of this meeting is to discuss the school district's budget that will determine the tax rate that will be adopted. Public participation in the discussion is invited.
- Notice of August 16, 2021 Public Meeting to Discuss Budget and Proposed Tax Rate
- Melissa ISD Proposed Budget for Fiscal Year 2021-2022
THIS TAX RATE WILL RAISE MORE TAXES FOR MAINTENANCE AND OPERATIONS THAN LAST YEAR'S TAX RATE.
Please know this is language from Section 26.05(b) of Property Tax Code that is required to be posted if our tax collections increase for the year. Melissa ISD's tax collections will increase for the 2021 tax year due to increased overall property value growth. The proposed 2021 Total Tax Rate is $1.4603/$100 of property value, as opposed to $1.463 for the 2020 Total Rate.