Columbus establishes tax rate September 15, 2021 - 00:00 Posted in: News Columbus City Council voted to adopt the new property tax rate at their Sept. 13 meeting. The unanimous vote was for a property tax rate of $0.2900, about a six percent increase in tax rate from the previous year. During public comments, Brent Gorman stated that a pregnant Columbus Police officer ...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!