At least 11 of Luzerne County’s 76 municipalities are increasing real estate taxes this year, according to statistics compiled by the county treasurer’s office.
These increases are on top of an 8-percent tax hike for all county property owners, which amounts to $42 more on a $100,000 property.
White Haven has the highest percentage increase — 31.6.
The owner of a $100,000 property in the borough will pay $60 more, with a tax bill increasing from $190 last year to $250 in 2014.
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