Zillow Advice: Market Conditions - What are the taxes like in Raleigh NC compared to other States? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/What-are-the-taxes-like-in-Raleigh-NC-compared-to-other-States/342560/ Zillow Advice | Zillow Real Estate Cheaper than some and more ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/What-are-the-taxes-like-in-Raleigh-NC-compared-to-other-States/342560/ Cheaper than some and more expensive than others. Seriously; most people who relocate to Raleigh are relocating from high costs states like NY, NY, PA, MI, and OH where the taxes are brutal to say the least and they find the taxes to be CHEAP.<br/><br/>To those persons who are fleeing oppressive taxes I warn them to leave their notions of what services they expect from government. In other words if you want low property taxes then you cant have a government program to wipe a persons nose each and every time they sneeze. Big&nbsp;government&nbsp;equals big taxes and reduced property values - just look at those states I mentioned for&nbsp;empirical&nbsp;proof.<br/><br/><br/>Wake County posts individual tax information on the web for free; check out their website and you might get a better feel for what the real tax rates are in Wake County.&nbsp;<a href="http://www.wakegov.com/tax/default.htm" rel="nofollow">http://www.wakegov.com/tax/default.htm</a><br/><br/><br/><br/>&nbsp;<br/><br/><br/><br/>&nbsp; Sat, 10 Apr 2010 18:25:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/What-are-the-taxes-like-in-Raleigh-NC-compared-to-other-States/342560/ 2010-04-10T18:25:00Z That depends on what state ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/What-are-the-taxes-like-in-Raleigh-NC-compared-to-other-States/342560/ That depends on what state you are comparing it to and which county you are planning to buy a house if you are referring to property taxes. &nbsp;Each of our counties and cities have a different property tax rate. &nbsp;The taxes will also depend on if you are in the county only or in the city. &nbsp;I live in N. Raleigh but pay county only taxes because I am in a pocket that pays county only taxes so mine are about half or the homeowners who literally live across the street from me who are technically within the city limits. &nbsp;Are you planning to move to the Raleigh area?&nbsp; Sat, 10 Apr 2010 13:02:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/What-are-the-taxes-like-in-Raleigh-NC-compared-to-other-States/342560/ 2010-04-10T13:02:00Z