Graph of year-over-year home sales growth in Rutherford County, Tenn.

Rutherford County Had a Huge Growth Year in 2020

Mar 02, 2021 at 09:49 am by Rob4rctn

In spite of COVID-19 related business challenges the last year created; one area that was unaffected was the housing market. People moved to Rutherford County in near record.... Read More

Murfreesboro FAQ: Who is responsible for keeping records for all eligible state militia personnel in Tennessee?

Sep 28, 2020 at 07:00 am by Rob4rctn

In order to comply with Tennessee State Law and in accordance with Article 1 Sections 24 and 26, as well as Article 8 Section 1 of the Tennessee State Constitution; the Ruther.... Read More
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Why do tax-exempt hospitals bill for charges that aren't owed?

Aug 14, 2020 at 10:00 am by Rob4rctn

In 2018, the global healthcare sector's revenue was $1.853 trillion, an increase of 4.5% on a year-on-year basis. When it comes to healthcare expenditures, the US tops the lis.... Read More
Bill Lee and Rob Mitchell

Bill Lee swears in Rutherford Property Assessor Rob Mitchell to new term after re-election

Aug 10, 2020 at 09:00 am by Rob4rctn

Rutherford County is known for innovation and for breaking new ground in delivering service and value to her citizens. The Property Assessor's Office led by Conservative repub.... Read More

Murfreesboro FAQ: The confusion between Truth in Taxation and the Certified Tax Rate

Jul 23, 2020 at 08:00 am by Rob4rctn

There is often confusion among taxpayers surrounding Tennessee's "Truth in Taxation" statutes and the "certified tax rate."  The statutes require assessors to certify th.... Read More

Murfreesboro FAQ: When will my house be reappraised?

Jul 21, 2020 at 10:00 am by Rob4rctn

After the "Great Recession," assessors across Tennessee used the most recent sales data available in their mass appraisal models. As a result, many taxpayers enjoyed several y.... Read More
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Opinion: Stop the State Property Tax

Mar 13, 2019 at 09:00 am by Rob4rctn

Since 1949 Tennessee has relied on the sales tax as its primary source of funding. Prior to 1949 the State also had a property tax. The collection of the state property.... Read More