El Paso County Emergency Services District #1 has the statutory authority to impose an ad valorem tax for use in debt service, operations and maintenance activities only. Its tax is statutorily limited to ten cents per $100 of assessed property valuation. The current ad valorem tax rate is set at $0.100000 per $100 assessed property valuation. The adopted FY 2023-2024 budget is $12,316,055.09.
THIS TAX RATE WILL RAISE MORE TAXES FOR MAINTENANCE AND OPERATIONS THAN LAST YEAR’S TAX RATE.
THE TAX RATE WILL EFFECTIVELY BE RAISED BY 17.47 PERCENT AND WILL RAISE TAXES FOR MAINTENANCE AND OPERATIONS ON A $100,000 HOME BY APPROXIMATELY $8.47.