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Ever wonder what your city tax dollars pay for, exactly?

A report released by Perham City Manager Kelcey Klemm at a meeting last week breaks it down.


The report shows that a typical homeowner in Perham (the owner of a home with a taxable value of $120,000), paid $521.31 in city taxes for 2013.

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Marie Johnson
Marie Johnson (formerly Nitke) came to the Perham Focus after several years as the Education and Arts & Entertainment Editor at the Herald-Review of Grand Rapids, Minn. She lives in rural Ottertail with her husband, Dan, and their spunky yellow lab, Louisa.
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