Protest any tax assessment that doesn't reflect the cost to remediate any existing environmental contamination.
Owners of properties with environmental contamination already carry the financial burden of removal or remediation costs, whether they cure the problem themselves or sell to a buyer who is...Read more
Millions of property tax dollars can be saved by understanding seven issues before buying real estate.
We asked property tax lawyers around the country for tax advice they wish their clients would request before an acquisition to avoid excessive taxation. Their responses, like tax laws, vary by state:
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Savvy commercial owners are employing use restrictions as a means to reduce taxable property values.
Most property managers and owners can easily speak about their property's most productive use, in addition to speculating on a list of potential uses. Not all of them, however, are as keenly aware of their property's...Read more