All Property Taxes
Property Taxes: Delinquent Property Taxes;
Taxes Due and Payable, by City, in Calendar Year
The table shows total delinquent property taxes, by city, for
calendar year 2005. It includes all property taxes reported
as unpaid in calendar year 2005, including taxes that became
delinquent in preceding years which were still unpaid in
Three categories of delinquent taxes are presented: tangible
personal property; all real property plus public utility
personal property (delinquencies for real and public utility
personal property taxes are not separated); and special
assessments. The actual amounts of the delinquencies, and
additional penalties and interest imposed on the delinquent
taxes, are included in the table.
Total delinquencies within cities were $954.6 million. Real
and public utility personal property delinquencies were
approximately $574.8 million of the calendar year 2005
delinquencies while tangible personal property delinquencies
amounted to $307.2 million. Special assessment delinquencies
totaled $72.6 million.
Among Ohio cities, Cleveland (Cuyahoga County) had the
highest amount of total delinquencies, with $189.2 million.
Of that, approximately $99.9 million were real property
delinquencies. The City of Rittman (Wayne County) had the
lowest amount of delinquency at $149,618 (real property
accounted for $141,833 of this amount).
Data for this table were taken from abstracts filed by county
auditors with the Ohio Department of Taxation.