2019 Levy Limit Worksheets – Available Online

September 9, 2019

To: Municipal Clerks and Treasurers, County Clerks and Treasurers

The Wisconsin Department of Revenue (DOR) posted the following 2019 forms on our website:

  • Form SL-202c: County Levy Limit Worksheet
  • Form SL-202m: Municipal Levy Limit Worksheet

Form Information

Form Updates

Personal Property Aid Adjustment

  • 2019 municipal and county levy limits were reduced by your upcoming 2020 personal property aid distribution
  • Your 2019 personal property aid amount may be different from your 2020 aid amount based on the electronically filed Form PA-550: Personal Property Value Report submitted by your Wisconsin municipality

Increase for Single Family Residential Dwellings

  • New Sec. D, Line S – Allowable increase of $1,000 for each occupancy permit issued in 2018 for qualifying single-family residential dwellings that are:
    • On a parcel of no more than 0.25 acre in a city or village
    • On a parcel of no more than 1.0 acre in a town
    • Sold in 2018 for no more than 80 percent of the median price of a new residential dwelling in the municipality for 2018
  • Note: Amounts levied must be used only for police protective services, fire protective services or emergency medical services. If levied, your municipality cannot decrease its spending for these services compared to the prior year.
  • If you report an amount on this line, in Sec. E, Line 4 attach documentation including a listing of the qualifying dwellings (permit identifier, parcel number, acreage) and the 2018 median price of a new residential dwelling in your municipality

2019 Levy Limit Worksheet Training Opportunities

DOR staff will be discussing levy limit worksheet reporting at the 2019 Town and Village Workshops. For more complete program information, review the brochure.

If you have any questions, contact us at lgs@wisconsin.gov.