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Public Meeting Notice - Final Budget Adoption

Public Meeting Notice

Tamaqua Area School District


Proposed Final Budget Adoption


The proposed final budget for the 2020-2021 fiscal year is on display at the administrative office located at 138 West Broad Street, Tamaqua, PA  18252.  The board of school directors of the Tamaqua Area School District intends to adopt the final budget in public session on June 16, 2020 at 7:30 pm at the Tamaqua Middle School’s Large Group Instruction Room.  The proposed budget is summarized below:


Beginning Fund Balance 7/1/20: $3,500,000

Revenue: $31,737,760

Expenses: $33,753,491


Ending Fund Balance 6/30/21: $1,484,269



Real Estate Tax Rate 39.85 mills

Per Capita, Section 679 $5.00

Per Capita, Act 511 $5.00

Earned Income Tax 1% (shared w/ municipalities)

Real Estate Transfer Tax 1% (shared w/ municipalities)

EMS Tax $5.00 (shared w/ municipalities)

Assessed Occupation $225.00



Connie Ligenza

Board Secretary


May 19, 2020