The Indiana Board of Tax Review did not err when it reduced the property assessments of Lafayette Square Mall for 2006 and 2007, the Indiana Tax Court ruled Friday.
A panel of lawmakers is grappling with a growing controversy over how property tax values of so-called “big box” stores – like Walmart, Kroger and Walgreens – are assessed…
Most governmental units receive the bulk of their funding from property taxes. The amount a property owner pays is determined by an assessed value. In Howard County, those assessed values have been in decline for years.
If you haven’t received your property assessment notice from the ST. JOSEPH COUNTY ASSESSOR yet, you will have it soon.
The assessor’s office mailed the notices recently for the 2013 pay 2014 assessment year. This triggers the 45 day window to be able to appeal those values. The deadline to appeal is December 20, 2013.
If you haven’t had a chance to review your property assessments, NOW IS THE TIME! Assessments in Indiana are adjusted on an annual basis and many factors can play into an assessment being incorrect. We look at hundreds of assessments every year and have found that over 70% of assessments in Indiana are incorrectly assessed. Of those, almost 30% have errors that lead to refunds or credits to future tax bills.
Innovative Property Tax Solutions is a full-service, Indiana property tax consulting firm specifically designed to work for your business. Whether you are a busy owner/operator, multi-property landlord, or property manager, we can help. Our team of Certified Level III Assessor/Appraisers will review and develop a proper assessment for your property(ies) and work with assessment officials to get your values corrected. We work hard to make sure that you pay no more than your fair share of property taxes. Our services include full cost reconstruction, market and income analysis, and direct representation at any necessary appeals at local or state level. But the best part, our service contingency fee based. If you don’t get paid, neither do we. We only bill from services resulting in successful reductions to your tax liabilities.