May 20, 2013 10:10 PM

Tax increase proposed in Beaufort County budget

For the first time in five years, Beaufort County is proposing a property-tax increase. County Council on Monday gave preliminary approval to the proposed $99.35 million budget for 2013-14, which includes a property-tax hike of up to 4.28 percent, the maximum increase allowed under state law.

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