Property Taxes

  • What is a tax rate?

    The tax rate is a number that is used to calculate how much a person will pay in property taxes. The tax rate is expressed in the number of dollars one will pay for each $1,000 of their property’s value. Find more information on how the tax rate works on this tax rate description.

    What is the tax rate in Mukilteo School District?

    The tax rate for school levy and bond measures totaled $2.55 per $1,000 of assessed valuation in 2020. 

    Is there tax relief for senior citizens or disabled property owners?

    Yes. If you are aged 61 years or older or are disabled, own your own home and have an income of $40,000 or less per year, you may qualify for an exception from voter-approved levies and bonds. For more information, go to Snohomish County Assessor’s website or call 425-388-3540.

    How do bonds and levies affect tax rates? 

    This brief video explains how bonds and levies affect local tax rates.