Tax collection update from the McCracken County Sheriff's Dept.

Published: Dec. 13, 2016 at 9:19 PM CST|Updated: Dec. 13, 2016 at 10:55 PM CST
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MCCRACKEN COUNTY, KY (KFVS) - The McCracken County Sheriff's Department summarized its 2016 tax collection efforts.

The total tax roll was $34,268,686.50 for the 2016 tax year.

The department has collected 85.72 percent of the total tax roll as of Dec. 9, which is several weeks ahead of previous years.

Since November 1 $28,696,061.54 has been collected with the balance being $4,875,322.25.

Here are the 14 taxing districts that the department collects for and the payment amounts that have been made to the district:

  1. State of Kentucky - $3,894,348.50
  2. McCracken County Fiscal Court - $2,559,231.48
  3. McCracken County Schools - $11,997,020.15
  4. Library - $1,715,611.54
  5. Health Dept. - $676,046.28
  6. Cooperative Extension - $852,049.44
  7. Mental Health - $314,734.67
  8. Paducah Junior College - $305,846.86
  9. Reidland Fire Dept. - $264,308.71
  10. Hendron Fire Dept. - $105,119.62
  11. West McCracken Fire Dept. - $78,008.58
  12. Concord Fire Dept. - $224,823.35
  13. Lone Oak Fire Dept. - $210,399.86
  14. Melber Fire Dept. - $5,978.82

This list does not include collections since Dec. 1.

The McCracken County Sheriff's Office chief financial officer is Denver Watson and Jon Hayden is the sheriff.

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