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The City of Garland's total operating budget for the fiscal year 2018 to 2019 is $736,110,070.
The City of Garland's General Fund budget for the fiscal year 2018 to 2019 is $178,173,842.
The adopted ad valorem tax rate for the fiscal year 2018 to 2019 is 70.46 cents per $100 of valuation.
The O and M is 39.40 plus debt service at 31.06 equals the total rate of 70.46.
View the 10-Year Tax Rate History (PDF) to see graph plotting the tax rate since fiscal year 2009 to 2010.
The sales tax rate in Garland is 8.25%.
The City of Garland receives 1% of the 8.25% sales tax levied on goods and services within the city. Another 1% goes to Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) and the remaining 6.25% to the State.
There are 2,167 full-time and 69 part-time positions approved in the fiscal year 2018 to 2019 budget.
The web version of the current Adopted Budget can be viewed on this website by December of the year of adoption. Copies of the Adopted Budget are available at the Central Library, the City Secretary's Office, and the Office of Budget Research following publication.
The total for all utilities is $258.64. To see a breakdown by a specific utility, view the Garland Monthly Utility Cost (PDF).