The Lafayette School District Owes Taxpayers About $500,000
The Lafayette School District has accidentally been overcharging property owners for a school parcel tax.
Residents have been paying an extra $26 per parcel for a tax that began taking effect in July 2oi5 and continuing into this year.
The mistake is expected to add up to $432,640 in reimbursements.
Superintendent Rachel Zinn issued a statement acknowledging the error and ensuring residents that a repayment will occur as soon as possible.