Budget/Taxes

On Monday, November 20, 2017, a PUBLIC HEARING for the proposed 2018 Budget for the Town of Cottage Grove was be held. Following the publlic hearing, a SPECIAL TOWN MEETING OF THE ELECTORS, called by the Town Board pursuant to s.60.12(1)(c), Wis. Stat., was held to adopt the to adopt 2017 town tax levy to be paid in 2018 pursuant to s.60.10(1)(a), Wis. Stat. The 12 electors present unanimously adopted the 2017 Town tax levy will at $1,553,275, down from $1,557,765 in 2016 primarily due to annexations.

At their November 20th meeting, the Town Board approved the 2018 Town Budget, with total expenditures of $2,751,999.08.

Property tax bills were mailed the week of December 11th. First installment collection by the Town Treasurer ended January 31, 2018.
If you chose to pay only the first installment, you will have receive a bill from the Dane County Treasurer in June, payable by July 31, 2018 to the Dane County Treasurer.
Delinquent payments must be made to the Dane County Treasurer.

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

Tax Payment Instructions

The table below shows 2017 mill rates and credits for the various taxing jurisdictions.
Once again, the impact of any local or school district referendums is shown on your tax bill.


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