Income Tax Allocations

How Your Tax Dollars Are Spent

Income tax funds are expended to administer income tax activities, and support the operations of the General Fund*, the Recreation Fund, the Street Fund, Street Improvements and Capital Improvements. Income tax dollars for the past three years were allocated as in the table below.

On a cash basis, the City of Wadsworth collected in income taxes:

Allocation to:

201720162015
General Fund$5,844,167$6,440,859$5,320,174
Recreation Fund$81,628$50,000$670,000
Street Fund$1,120,000$1,120,000$1,120,000
Street Improvements$875,000$918,505$974,413
Capital Improvements$1,102,107$353,000$353,000
Debt Service$196,572$37,630$0
Other$1,700$1,700$8,868
Total$9,221,174$8,921,694$8,446,455

* Please note: The General Fund allocation provides funds toward the operations of:

  • Airport
  • Auditor
  • Building and Planning Department
  • Cemetery
  • Courts
  • Engineering Department
  • Fire Department
  • Health Department (Dog Catcher)
  • Human Resources Department & Civil Service
  • Law
  • Mayor, Council
  • Parks
  • Police Department
  • Safety Director
  • Senior Center
  • Service Director
  • Treasurer