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Our members actively educate themselves and others in the areas of property taxation and valuation. Many of APTC attorneys get published in the most prestigious publications nationwide, get interviewed as matter experts and participate in panel discussions with other real estate experts. The Article section is a compilation of all their work.
May
29

Cash in on Tax Savings for Green-Buildings

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May
24

Use obsolescence to lower hospital property taxes

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May
08

How the New Tax Law Affects Property Taxes

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May
08

Don’t Forget Obsolescence in Property Tax Appeals

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May
01

Understanding Intangible Assets and Real Estate: A Response to the IAAO Committee's Guide

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Apr
27

How Cook County Takes the Benefit Out of Taxpayer Incentives

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Apr
11

Look Beyond Price to Cut Property Taxes

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Apr
10

Assessment Shock and Awe in NYC, and your Properties are the Target

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Apr
04

Value the Dirt or the Dollars?

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Apr
03

Consider Appealing Assessments to Hurricane-Damaged Property

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American Property Tax Counsel

Recent Published Property Tax Articles

Onerous Property Tax Requirements Proposed

​True to campaign promises, the new Cook County assessor has proposed sweeping legislation that borrows the most burdensome tax requirements and penalties from jurisdictions across the country. But will this enhance transparency or simply saddle taxpayers with inaccurate assessments and the need for costly appeals?

The 2018 race for Cook County...

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PROTECT YOUR RIGHTS TO PROTEST TAX ASSESSMENTS IN TEXAS

​​Learn best practices for meeting property tax deadlines and handling property tax appeals.​

Beset by ever-increasing tax assessments, Texas property owners are allowed to seek a remedy by protesting taxable property values set by appraisal districts. The property tax system can be intimidating, however, and the process is complex and fraught...

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How Office Owners Can Help Lower Sky-High Property Tax Assessments

​The American Property Tax Counsel argues that if a property tax assessment is premised on a uniform per-square-foot value, rental rate or vacancy rate for all office properties in a metro area, the assessor is likely going to overlook distinguishing factors in submarkets that could benefit building owners.

Managing fixed expenses...

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