Council adopts higher tax rate, axes recycling bins Posted in: News The Canton City Council will levy a higher tax rate beginning Oct. 1 in the amount of $0.54000 per $100 valuation. The council approved the new tax rate during a Canton City Council meeting Sept. 3. The council also approved the ratification of the property tax increase of $208,478, which ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!