Budget & Finance

FY 2025 Operating Budget Information

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Arlington’s annual operating budget outlines spending on County programs, services and administration for the coming fiscal year, which begins July 1.

News Release: Adopted FY 2025 Budget Invests in Priority Needs for the Community (4/20/24)

Infographic: FY 2025 Adopted Budget Overview Summary(PDF, 2MB) (En Español)

FY 2025 Adopted Budget Summary(PDF, 1MB)

County Board's FY 2025 Adopted Budget Guidance 

The FY 2025 Adopted Budget Document (coming soon!)

Presentation of the FY 2025 Proposed Budget:

FY 2024 Adopted Budget

Mid-year / Preliminary Third Quarter Review of Fiscal Year 2024 Memo(PDF, 247KB) (4/2/24)

Infographic: FY 2024 Adopted Budget Overview Summary (English | Español)

Guide to the FY 2024 Adopted Budget (English | Español)

Read the FY 2024 Adopted Budget

Arlington's Capital Improvement Plan

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The CIP outlines planned spending on building, maintaining, upgrading or replacing County facilities and infrastructure.

The FY 2022-FY 2024 CIP is currently underway.

FY 2023 - FY 2032 Adopted Capital Improvement Plan

Proposed FY 2025 - FY 2034 Capital Improvement Plan

Learn about the CIP Process

Arlington Wallet

Arlington has an online financial transparency tool that makes it easier to see and understand how the County spends and receives money.

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Tax Rates

The adopted calendar year (CY) 2024 real estate tax rate increased 2 cents over the CY 2023 rate to $1.033 per $100 of assessed value. No increases for personal property tax, business tangible property, business and professional licenses, or the commercial transportation tax rates.

The County Manager proposes the tax rates in February of each year, and the County Board adopts the final tax rates in April of each year.

Adopted Tax Rates CY23 CY24
Real Estate Tax $1.013 $1.033
Sanitary District Tax $0.017  n/a
Commercial & Industrial Tax $0.125 $0.125 
Ballston BID $0.045 $0.045
National Landing BID $0.043 $0.043
Rosslyn BID $0.078 $0.078

Rate per $100 of assessed value