Budget & Finance

FY 2024 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. The County Manager and County Board are committed to engaging the Arlington community in setting budget priorities.

Read the FY 2024 Proposed Budget

Infographic: FY 2024 Proposed Budget Overview (English | Español)

County Manager's Proposed FY 2024 Budget - Overview(PDF, 1MB)

County Manager's Proposed Tax & Fee Recommendations for Advertisement(PDF, 952KB)

FY 2023 Adopted Budget

A Guide to the Adopted FY 2023 Budget

Read the FY 2023 Adopted All-in-One 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

Learn about the CIP Process

Arlington Wallet

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

Get Started

Tax Rates

The adopted calendar year (CY) 2022 real estate tax rate has no increase over the CY 2021 rate. The CY 2022 rate is $1.03 (number includes $0.017 Sanitary District Tax) 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 CY21 CY22
Real Estate Tax $1.013 $1.013
Sanitary District Tax $0.017 $0.017
Ballston BID $0.045 $0.045
Rosslyn BID $0.078 $0.078
Crystal City BID $0.043 $0.043

Rate per $100 of assessed value