City with No City Property Taxes!

Nationally acclaimed for its unique achievements, visionary leadership and prudent fiscal management, the City of Stafford is a dynamic, friendly community ideally located and encompassing what is described as an “Island of Business Opportunity” and as a family-oriented place to live.

When the City eliminated its property tax in 1995, for residents and businesses alike, The Wall Street Journal described Stafford as “a Shangri-La for property owners”. Since that time, the City has seen its cash fund balances increase more than tenfold.

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The Star“Stafford Texas…The Best Kept Secret”
Congressional Record – Congressman Ron Paul
“Lessons to Be Learned from Mayor Scarcella of Stafford, Texas”

Houston Chronicle“Property Tax Set at Zero Seems to Suit Stafford”
U.S. News & World Report“10 Great Low-Tax Places to Retire”
Fortune Small Business “100 Places to Live and Launch”
Wall Street Journal “How Stafford Can Afford to End Property Taxes”
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