Topic: Property Taxes
The Big Fix
The Irish capital is pockmarked with empty parcels. With tough new property laws planned for this year, that could change.
Nearly 40 percent of Providence's land is occupied by institutions that do not pay taxes. That worked fine until the city needed cash.
In infrastructure, service delivery and tax receipts.
An unusual map shows the city's still struggling with a foreclosure rate of epic proportions.
Property taxes and state aid are both down, creating major problems for local governments.