Budget/Taxes

Notice is hereby given that on Monday, November 20, 2017, at 7:00 P.M. at the Cottage Grove Town Hall, 4058 County Road N, a PUBLIC HEARING for the proposed 2018 Budget for the Town of Cottage Grove will be held. The proposed budget is linked below, in both summary and detail form.

Immediately following the public hearing, A SPECIAL TOWN MEETING OF THE ELECTORS, called by the Town Board pursuant to s.60.12(1)(c), Wis. Stat., will be held to adopt the to adopt 2017 town tax levy to be paid in 2018 pursuant to s.60.10(1)(a), Wis. Stat. Under the proposed 2018 budget, the 2017 Town tax levy will be $1,553,275, down from $1,557,765 in 2016 primarily due to annexations to the Village of Cottage Grove. This levy will result in a 2017 mill rate will of 3.8517, down slightly from 3.8815 in 2016.

Property tax bills will be mailed out in early December. First installment payment will be due to the Town Treasurer by January 31, 2018.
If you have a second installment balance to pay, you should have received a bill from the Dane County Treasurer in June, payable by July 31, 2018 to the Dane County Treasurer.

Your tax bill and payment history are available online at: http://accessdane.co.dane.wi.us/html/parcelsearch.asp


The table below shows 2016 mill rates and credits for the various taxing jurisdictions.
New in 2016: The impact of any local or school district referendums is shown on your tax bill.


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