News and Announcements
Small Business Grant Opportunity
A small business in Carroll County is eligible to receive $4,700 in Rapid Response Funds. The funding should be used to avoid the lay-off of employees and is available as a reimbursement of expenses paid.
Examples of ways this funding could be used are: the purchase of software and computers for staff to work remotely or hiring a company to clean equipment more thoroughly so employees can continue working. The funds cannot be used to purchase equipment under IRS guidelines.
Businesses interested in applying for this grant opportunity should contact the County Administrator's Office at 276-730-3001 for more information.
Notice of Public Hearing - Proposed Tax Levy for Calendar Year 2020
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
PROPOSED TAX LEVY FOR CALENDER YEAR 2020
CARROLL COUNTY, VIRGINIA
Pursuant to Section 15.2-2506 of the Code of Virginia of amendments thereto, the Carroll County Board of Supervisors will conduct a public hearing. The purpose of the public hearing is to give the citizens of Carroll County an opportunity to comment on the proposed Tax Levy for Calendar Year 2020.
The public hearing will be held on Monday, April 13, 2020, in the Board of Supervisors Room of the County Complex, 605-1 Pine Street, Hillsville, Virginia, at 6:00 p.m. or as soon thereafter as practical. Due to the public health threat posed by the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic, current guidance by the Governor of Virginia and the Virginia Department of Health on social distancing and public gatherings, the meeting will occur via electronic means or if by physical attendance the in-person gathering size shall be limited to ten (10) individuals, including board members and staff. The meeting will be streamed live via Internet and any Carroll County citizen wishing to speak can call 276-730-3001 prior to the meeting and provide their telephone number, and they will be called and allowed to provide comments via phone to the meeting in accordance with the Board of Supervisors Rules of Procedure. Any Carroll County citizen can also provide written comments prior to the meeting that will be entered into the official minutes of the Carroll County Board of Supervisors and summarized by the Chair or designee at the Board Meeting.
The proposed Tax Levy is for Public Comment only and the CARROLL COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS may set a lower rate based on the final adopted budget of the County which will be advertised as required by the Code of Virginia.
PROPOSED TAX LEVY 2020
Proposed Rate Percent
Type 2018 2019 2020 Difference Increase
Real Estate 0.695 0.695 0.82 0.125 17.99
Personal Property 1.95 1.95 2.30 0.35 15.22
Machine and Tools 1.65 1.75 2.00 0.25 15.15
Merchants Capital 0.69 0.69 0.69 0.00 0
Airplanes over $1 million assessed value 1.00
Data Center over $10 million of assessed value 1.00
The proposed use of such taxes, when and if appropriated by the Carroll County Board of Supervisors, shall be to defray the County charges incidental to or arising from the execution of lawful authority of the Supervisors of Carroll County, Virginia.
Real Estate per $100 of fair market value and includes manufactured homes and public service corporations
Tangible Personal Property per $100 of fair market value located in Carroll County, Va. on January 1, 2020
Machine and Tools per $100 of evaluation and located in Carroll County, Va. on January 1, 2020
BY ORDER OF THE
CARROLL COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS
R. CELLELL DALTON, COUNTY ADMINISTRATOR