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Brusniak Turner Fine Updates 9/25/2020

Posted by John Brusniak | Sep 25, 2020 | 0 Comments

IOWA Ames City Council sets end to revitalization plan that benefited Greek houses with $1.1 million in ...Ames Tribune... plan that benefited Greek houses with $1.1 million in tax abatements ... of the existing walls of the structure to stay intact to qualify for the abatement. ...

Brusniak Turner Fine Updates 9/24/2020

Posted by John Brusniak | Sep 24, 2020 | 0 Comments

CALIFORNIA Nearly half of voters polled back Prop. 15, a property tax overhaul aimed at California businessesLos Angeles TimesSince 1978, all property taxes in California have been levied under the system adopted by voters with Proposition 13. The value of a property is based ... ...

Brusniak Turner Fine Updates 9/23/2020

Posted by John Brusniak | Sep 23, 2020 | 0 Comments

ARKANSAS Collector, assessor offices closed due to COVID-19 outbreakKAITCounty Tax Collector Paul Womack announced that an outbreak of COVID-19 in the tax collector's and assessor's offices has forced them to lock the ... CALIFORNIA Walters: Forty-two years later, a...

Brusniak Turner Fine Updates 9/22/2020

Posted by John Brusniak | Sep 22, 2020 | 0 Comments

NATIONAL You might be surprised who's moving into those sad, abandoned malls CNN BusinessConsumers will still be heading to malls in the future. But their trips might have little or nothing to do with shopping. ILLINOIS A national group studied commercial proper...

Brusniak Turner Fine Updates 9/21/2020

Posted by John Brusniak | Sep 21, 2020 | 0 Comments

NATIONAL Tsunami' of hotel closures is coming, experts warn Los Angeles Times Located on one of the world's most expensive strips of commercial real estate, the upscale Luxe Rodeo Drive hotel has closed, a casualty of a pandemic that is likely to put more hotels out of business. ...

Brusniak Turner Fine Updates 9/18/2020

Posted by John Brusniak | Sep 18, 2020 | 0 Comments

CALIFORNIA Slim majority of Californians supports raising property tax on large businesses, poll saysSacramento BeeJust over half of likely voters say they support a ballot measure to increase property taxes for many businesses, according to a poll released ... INDIANA ...

Brusniak Turner Fine Updates 9/17/2020

Posted by John Brusniak | Sep 17, 2020 | 0 Comments

NATIONAL Tomlinson: BP buries a dagger into the heart of the oil industryHouston Chronicle Waves break out at sea in front of Burbo Bank Offshore Wind Farm near New Brighton, at the mouth of the river Mersey in north-west England...  FLORIDA Hillsborough County adju...

Brusniak Turner Fine Updates 9/16/2020

Posted by John Brusniak | Sep 16, 2020 | 0 Comments

COLORADO Hundreds of property owners sue five county assessors for pandemic reliefBusinessDenSince late August, lawsuits have been filed against the assessors for Arapahoe, Denver, Eagle, Larimer and Weld counties. The property owners are ... NEW YORK Wind farm...

Brusniak Turner Fine Updates 9/15/2020

Posted by John Brusniak | Sep 15, 2020 | 0 Comments

COLORADO Supreme Court rules 4-3 that mineral rights holders may be taxed without consentcoloradopolitics.com... property' within those boundaries is subject to ad valorem taxation by the district,” the majority concluded. “This includes oil and gas leaseholds.”. INDIANA ...

Brusniak Turner Fine Updates 9/14/2020

Posted by John Brusniak | Sep 14, 2020 | 0 Comments

NATIONAL A Nebraska County Took His $25000 Property To Settle a $986 Tax Debt. Now the US Supreme ...ReasonWalter Barnette knew he owed property taxes to the Nebraska county where he lived, but he didn't know that his own land had been sold out from ... Real-Estate...

Brusniak Turner Fine Updates 9/11/2020

Posted by John Brusniak | Sep 11, 2020 | 0 Comments

 INTERNATIONAL Solar farm planned near Francisco14 News WFIE EvansvilleAn economic development agreement will pair a tax abatement for the project with economic development payments, providing additional income to ... NATIONAL Real-Estate Giant Starwood Capital Los...

Brusniak Turner Fine Updates 9/10/2020

Posted by John Brusniak | Sep 10, 2020 | 0 Comments

NATIONAL Mall owners Simon, Brookfield set to rescue JC Penney from bankruptcy in $800 million dealCNBCU.S. mall owners Simon and Brookfield are close to finalizing an $800 million deal to rescue J.C. Penney from bankruptcy.  NEW YORK NYC Extends Halt To Property Li...

Brusniak Turner Fine Updates September 9th, 2020

Posted by John Brusniak | Sep 09, 2020 | 0 Comments

ALASKA Local Bible camp looking for tax relief stuck in limboFairbanks Daily News-MinerAn investigation by the assessor's office showed that Camp Li-Wa was seeking business outside of evangelical circles, offering vacation rentals on ... COLORADO Neighboring busines...

Brusniak Turner Fine Updates 9/9/2020

Posted by John Brusniak | Sep 08, 2020 | 0 Comments

NATIONAL The K-Shaped Recovery and the Cost of InactionUS CHAMBERDepending on where you sit in the COVID economy, business could be booming or on the brink of bankruptcy. The pandemic's uneven economic impact on industries and workers has been stark. Enter the K-Shaped Recovery ...

Brusniak Turner Fine Updates 9/4/2020

Posted by John Brusniak | Sep 04, 2020 | 0 Comments

INTERNATIONAL Amsterdam to put up property taxes, cut spending to fill €200m spending gapDutchNews.nl'No-one likes the idea of putting up property taxes,' local GroenLinks leader Femke Roosma told the paper. 'But Amstedam had the lowest property tax ... GEORGIA What...

Brusniak Turner Fine Updates 9/3/2020

Posted by John Brusniak | Sep 03, 2020 | 0 Comments

NATIONAL Record number of hotel mortgages are delinquent. It won't get better in short termSan Antonio Express NewsThe worst economic conditions of all time have hit the hotel industry. Help is not on its way. FLORIDA Ballot 101: A guide to Florida's constitutional ...

Brusniak Turner Fine Updates 9/2/2020

Posted by John Brusniak | Sep 02, 2020 | 0 Comments

ALABAMA Tax abatement approved for unnamed company  Cullman Times Online  City Council President Jenny Folsom said the company is still in the early stages of its planning, and the tax abatement was part of its proposal to ...   ILLINOIS Chicago Mayor ...

Brusniak Turner Fine Updates 9/1/2020

Posted by John Brusniak | Sep 01, 2020 | 0 Comments

NATIONAL Big-Box Retailers Were Prepared for the CoronavirusArchitectural DigestWhen COVID-19 hit, businesses like Walmart and Target were surprisingly well-positioned... ILLINOIS Commentary: My real estate clients are fleeing Illinois' climbing taxesChicago Tribune...

Brusniak Turner Fine Updates 8/31/2020

Posted by John Brusniak | Aug 31, 2020 | 0 Comments

COLORADO Yes on Amendment B: The Gallagher Amendment is unworkable, inflexible and ready for repealThe Denver PostSo while overall property tax collections in the state have increased by 53% in the last 5 years, in some areas, the amendment has actually resulted in ... GEORGI...

Brusniak Turner Fine Updates 8/28/2020

Posted by John Brusniak | Aug 28, 2020 | 0 Comments

CANADA 115-year-old BC sawmill succumbs to "high property tax" billswoodworkingnetwork.comPORT MOODY, B.C. - A sawmill that has been in operation since 1905 will shut its doors, citing proportionately high munipal property taxes. Flavelle ... NATIONAL Malls Replacin...

Brusniak Turner Fine Updates 8/27/2020

Posted by John Brusniak | Aug 27, 2020 | 0 Comments

IOWA Ickes: Iowa farmers are taxed differently than the rest of us  Quad City Times  "It's the assessors' job to discover (new structures)." When I noticed the heifer barn had, in fact, appeared on the Scott County Assessor's aerial photos ... SOUTH CAROLINA ...

Brusniak Turner Fine Updates 8/26/2020

Posted by John Brusniak | Aug 26, 2020 | 0 Comments

CALIFORNIA California court holds assessor may not include certain capitalized costs in personal property tax ...EY US Tax News Update MASTER AGREEMENTSection 504 of the Assessor's Handbook published by the California State Board of Equalization (Assessor's Handbook)3 provides guidance ...

Brusniak Turner Fine Updates 8/25/2020

Posted by John Brusniak | Aug 25, 2020 | 0 Comments

CALIFORNIA LA County properties valued at nearly $2 trillion…before pandemicThe Real DealAnnual tally by assessor included 2M single-family homes, 250K multifamily properties and about the same number of commercial properties...

Brusniak Turner Fine Updates 8/24/2020

Posted by John Brusniak | Aug 24, 2020 | 0 Comments

CANADA Toronto announces $1.7 million in property tax relief for live music venues impacted by COVID-19Post CityToronto Mayor John Tory announced on Thursday that 45 live music venues will receive a combined property tax relief to the tune of $1.7 million ... IDAHO ...

Brusniak Turner Fine Updates 8/21/2020

Posted by John Brusniak | Aug 21, 2020 | 0 Comments

FLORIDA Trumps' Palm Beach County tax bills could approach $1.5M, preliminary estimates showPalm Beach Post... from being redeveloped or used for any purpose other than a club, according to Tim Wilmath, chief appraiser for the property appraiser's office. GEORGIA St...

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