The tax rate for FY 2023-2024 is $.591 per $100 valuation.
The general fund budget for FY 2023-2024 is $158,069,637.
Harnett County operates on a July 1st – June 30th fiscal year.
The budget calendar is approved by the Board of Commissioners each August. The calendar is a timeline for all major milestones for the Capital Improvement Program and the Annual Operating Budget.
Harnett County encourages the public to provide input in the county budget. Each year, the Board of Commissioners holds public hearings to receive feedback from residents. For FY 2024 budget process, the public hearing was held May 15th during the regularly scheduled board meeting. Residents and taxpayers were given the opportunity speak about the budget.
In addition, residents and taxpayers are welcome to attend any regularly scheduled board meetings and speak during the public comment portion (three-minute time limit).