Your Tax Dollar at Work

Of the City’s adopted budget, most of the big spending decisions occur within the City’s general fund.

The General Fund has two major sources of funding:

  1. general property taxes
  2. other local taxes combined

These two sources make up 80.4% of the General Fund budget.

The dollar graphic below depicts how the General Fund revenues are spent.

Your Tax Dollar at Work

FY21 Tax Dollar at Work

Due to COVID-19, Capital Improvements in FY 2021 have been postponed. Traditionally, Capital Improvements would take up the approximate percentage of the above dollar graphic.

Budget In Brief

Each year, the City creates a Budget In Brief booklet to summarize the City of Winchester's fiscal year General Fund budget.

FY21 Budget in Brief cover

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