Assessment Appeal Services

Assessment Appeal Services

Assessment appeal services The majority of localities determine your property tax responsibility based on a title ad valorem assessment of the property’s value. Sometimes, as a residential property owner, you get an unwanted surprise in the mail telling you your taxes are increasing, and sometimes it might appear as though your assessment is too high. Usually, matters of this nature can be resolved with a phone call. If however after discussing your assessment with the local taxing authority you continue to feel like your home was overvalued, an experienced, independent, third-party appraiser is often your best bet in demonstrating your case. That’s where we come in. You’ll find numerous different techniques for appealing assessments since there are property taxing districts, therefore it is important to enlist the help of a professional appraisal firm which is seasoned and familiarized with the particulars of your specific jurisdiction. Please take note: it’s a good idea to perform your very own research prior to deciding if you should proceed with a property assessment appeal, particularly before you make the decision to hire a professional appraiser. Nevertheless, according to the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP), we are not allowed to take “shortcuts” — i.e., your research — and employ it on its face within our independent evaluation. When you hire us for an assessment appeal, you’re commissioning ¬†an independent, third-party professional appraisal report. Therefore we do our own evaluation, start to finish. Should you be correct that your property has long been overvalued, a completely independent report such as ours will be a lot more influential than any other facts you can...