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Property Tax Resources

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.

Nov
08

Bay Area Governments Expand the Use of Transfer Taxes to Boost Collections

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Oct
27

A Highest and Best Use Analysis Can Reduce Property Tax Liability

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Sep
29

Combatting the Road Less Traveled

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Sep
25

Lower Your Property Taxes with High Tech Tools

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Sep
25

How Eden Prairie Mall Challenged the Minnesota Tax Court

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Sep
25

Distribution Center Dilemma

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Aug
29

Pittsburgh Exemplifies Pennsylvania's Property Tax Discord

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Aug
27

Knowing Your Demographics Can Reduce Taxes

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Aug
25

A Proper Property Tax Strategy Saves Money

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Aug
16

Property Taxation Runs Amok in the District of Columbia

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Jul
27

Oklahoma Courts Rule Low-Income Housing Tax Credits Shouldn't Be Treated As Property Income

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Jul
06

The Adventures of Valuation

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May
18

Tax Grab: Are New York Assessors Inflating Values for the Wrong Reasons?

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May
18

Weighing the Value of Valuation Methods

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May
09

Cost Approach Used to Determine Value of Taxable Property in Assisted Living Facilities Transaction

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May
05

A Growing Dilemma Over Tax Abatements

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Apr
24

The Pitfalls of Sales Comparisons

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Apr
18

Improve Your Odds of Winning Property Tax Disputes

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Apr
18

Taxes Target Green Pastures

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Apr
18

Real Estate and the Yankees

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Mar
25

Don't Be Afraid to Protest Property Tax Assessments

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Mar
08

Put a Lid on Tax Caps

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Feb
27

Why Inflated Tax Assessments Persist

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Feb
25

Tax Relief for LIHTC Properties

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Feb
18

Tax Law Changes Threaten California Property Owners

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Recent Published Property Tax Articles

Navigating D.C.’s Tax Rate Maze

An evolving and imperfect system has increased property taxes for many commercial real estate owners.

If you own or manage real property in the District of Columbia and are wondering why your real estate tax bill has gone up in recent years, you are...

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Texas' Taxing Times

​How changes to the Texas property tax law may impact you, and how COVID-19 plays a role this season.

Property taxes are big news in Texas. Last year, property taxes were a primary focus of the 86th Legislature, and Gov. Greg Abbott deemed property tax relief so important that he declared...

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Higher Property Tax Values in Ohio

The Buckeye State's questionable methods deliver alarmingly high values.

A recent decision from an Ohio appeals court highlights a developing and troubling pattern in the state's property tax valuation appeals. In a number of cases, an appraiser's misuse of the highest and best use concept has led to extreme overvaluations. Given...

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