Property Tax Fairness
From the Center for Municipal Finance
To generate the report, first Download Data. This dataset is a cleaned public dataset we can use.

After downloading the dataset, please run the below R code, for example in RStudio. Remember to replace your output directory” with the path where you want to save the generated report.


df <- fread(“indy_final_output.csv”)

df <- df %>% mutate(SALE_YEAR = Year, SALE_PRICE = parse_number(`Sales Price`), ASSESSED_VALUE = Gross_Improvement_Value, TAX_YEAR = Year)

df <- df %>% filter(!, !, SALE_PRICE > 100, ASSESSED_VALUE > 100, SALE_PRICE < 10000000)

ratios <- cmfproperty::reformat_data(dfsale_col = “SALE_PRICE”assessment_col = “ASSESSED_VALUE”sale_year_col = “SALE_YEAR”)

cmfproperty::make_report(ratiosjurisdiction_name = “Inndianapolis City”output_dir = your output directory”) 

Below is a pre-generated example report: