Here's what taxpayers should do if the tax controversy now brewing causes large property tax increases
Recent headlines questioning the taxable values of Atlanta-area commercial properties may threaten taxpayers throughout Fulton County with a heightened risk of increased assessments.
Changes in the Midtown Improvement District, which extends northward from North...Read more
While Texas solved the problem, your state may not have addressed the issue.
Many states tax business personal property, a classification that includes furniture, fixtures, equipment, machinery and, in some states, inventory. Whatever the jurisdiction, the values of business personal property and real estate can easily be conflated in ad...Read more
Tax courts don't always recognize market value in setting property tax assessments.
Most real estate is taxed ad valorem, or according to the value. The theory is that each person is taxed on the value of the real property they own.
The New Jersey Constitution (Article VIII, Section 1, paragraph 1) stipulates...Read more