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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.

Nov
20

Is a Consensus Emerging on LIHTC Property Valuations?

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Nov
20

Why Las Vegas Property Owners Should Challenge Their Tax Assessments

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Nov
16

Prepare now for Allegheny County Real Estate Assessments

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Nov
08

Recipes to Reduce Property Taxes Can Ease the Pain of Challenging Economic Times

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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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Recent Published Property Tax Articles

How to Fight Excessive Property Taxes During COVID-19

Cash-strapped municipalities may look to extract more revenue from commercial properties.

It would be difficult to conceive of a more impactful event for the commercial real estate market than the coronavirus pandemic. Short of finding a cure for COVID-19, the tremendous state of flux in the sector will test the resourcefulness...

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Intangibles Are Exempt from Property Tax

Numbers of lawsuits remind taxpayers and assessors to exclude intangible assets from taxable real estate value.

A recent case involving a Disney Yacht and Beach Club Resort in Orange County, Florida demonstrates how significantly tax liability can differ when an assessor fails to exclude intangible assets. For Disney's property, the tax...

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Expect Increased Property Taxes

Commercial property owners are a tempting target for cash-strapped governments dealing with fallout from COVID-19, writes Morris A. Ellison, a veteran commercial real estate attorney.

Macro impacts of the microscopic COVID-19 virus will subject the property tax system to unprecedented strains, raising the threat that local governments will turn to property...

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