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Property Taxes are a function of what services a community provides. Where there is a lot of infrastructure like water and sewer and there tax base is primarily residential with few commercial and industrial tax base, the tax burden is shifted and residents pay a greater percentage of the total property tax than in areas where there is a diversification of uses. If you appreciate an answer, please give "thumbs up". For the most helpful answer, please say thanks with a "best answer" click.