Play Live Radio
Next Up:
Available On Air Stations
Our broadcast signal KUQU (93.9) serving the St. George area is operating in low power mode. More info.

Utah's Low Property Taxes -- A Political Minefield

<I>Photo by Zhang Yingliang</I>
Utah Governor Gary Herbert speaks with KUER's Dan Bammes.

By Dan Bammes

Salt Lake City, UT – Property taxes are much lower in Utah than many other states -- even neighboring states in the Mountain West. But voters have shown time and again that raising them is potential trouble for politicians. Even so, in a time of tight budgets, they may be the place elected officials look for new revenue. KUER's Dan Bammes reports.

KUER is listener-supported public radio. Support this work by making a donation today.