Budget Guide for Cities

Information Memo

Published: July 16, 2021

Budget Guide for Cities
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This content conveys general information. Do not use it as a substitute for legal advice. Any attorney general opinions cited are available from the League’s Research staff.

Learn about new state and federal laws that significantly affect city budget decisions, including annual financial figures for minimum wage, cost-of-living adjustments, local government aid (LGA), levy limits, and more. Includes information on taxation notification procedure for fuel excise tax.

Use these model documents with the discussion in the “Budget Guide for Cities”: