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Brusniak Turner Fine Updates 11/21/2019

Posted by John Brusniak | Nov 21, 2019 | 0 Comments

ILLINOIS ‘Shaking with anger': With Waukegan residents calling for property tax relief, aldermen ask mayor ...Chicago TribuneThe Waukegan City Council once again pushed back a vote on its property tax levy this week as the mayor's negotiations with aldermen continue. ...

Brusniak Turner Fine Updates 11/20/2019

Posted by John Brusniak | Nov 20, 2019 | 0 Comments

IDAHO Local appraiser's federal lawsuit against Bannock County dismissed, refiled at state levelIdaho State Journal6, 2018, Davies was elected Bannock County Assessor and was sworn in on Jan. 14, 2019. The next day, Davies requested that Franck return all ... Idaho ...

Brusniak Turner Fine Updates 11/19/2019

Posted by John Brusniak | Nov 19, 2019 | 0 Comments

MICHIGAN Michigan county seized retiree's home over $8 debt – now he's fighting back in state's top courtFox NewsAll this, after a mistake in calculating his property taxes left Rafaeli's account ... In the meantime, he had continued making the following property tax ... MINN...

Brusniak Turner Fine Updates 11/18/2019

Posted by John Brusniak | Nov 18, 2019 | 0 Comments

CANADA Will Canada Adopt a Vacancy Tax Throughout the Entire Country?Mansion GlobalEvery week, Mansion Global poses a tax question to real estate tax attorneys. ... Such properties are subject to a tax of 1% of the property's assessed ... Doom-and-gloom budget scena...

Brusniak Turner Fine Updates 11/15/2019

Posted by John Brusniak | Nov 15, 2019 | 0 Comments

CANADA Calgary property tax: When a zero isn't really a zeroLiveWire CalgaryCalgary city councillors were provided two new budget scenarios Tuesday, each with a different property taxrate increase and a set of cuts to go with ... Lantzville's potential property tax ...

Brusniak Turner Fine Updates 11/14/2019

Posted by John Brusniak | Nov 14, 2019 | 0 Comments

CANADA Commercial property taxes a heavy burden on small business in Canada's biggest citiesThe ProvinceProperty tax is the main source of revenue for Canadian cities and towns. ... The report reveals that commercial property taxes are more than double ... New prope...

Brusniak Turner Fine Updates 11/13/2019

Posted by John Brusniak | Nov 13, 2019 | 0 Comments

CALIFORNIA Marin board rejects Nordstrom tax-lowering bidMarin Independent Journal“Nordstrom claimed that only 17,000+ square feet was subject to a re-assessment; the Assessor claimed that the entire Nordstrom store was subject to ... CONNECTICUT CCM tries to get a ...

Brusniak Turner Fine Updates 11/12/2019

Posted by John Brusniak | Nov 12, 2019 | 0 Comments

COLORADO Boulder County sued over property tax appeals processStock Daily DishThe suit — filed by William Chinnock, a retired judge who lives in the foothills west of Boulder — charges that Boulder County Assessor Cynthia ...

Brusniak Turner Fine Updates 11/11/2019

Posted by John Brusniak | Nov 11, 2019 | 0 Comments

ARIZONA Petersen Appeals Unpaid Suspension From Assessor JobFronteras: The Changing America DeskMaricopa County Assessor Paul Petersen is appealing a four-month, unpaid suspension, but the governing body that put Petersen on ice has to figure ... COLORADO Historic $...

Brusniak Turner Fine Updates 11/8/2019

Posted by John Brusniak | Nov 08, 2019 | 0 Comments

CANADA Vancouver tax bite to rise 43.5% in 5 yearsVancouver SunHomeowners in Metro Vancouver can expect the amount of their property tax that goes to the regional district to increase by 43.5 per cent in the next ... Property tax cap benefits Nova Scotia's wealthy m...

Brusniak Turner Fine Updates 11/7/2019

Posted by John Brusniak | Nov 07, 2019 | 0 Comments

COLORADO Steamboat voters approve city's 1st property tax in 40 yearsSteamboat Pilot & TodaySTEAMBOAT SPRINGS — As of Tuesday, Steamboat Springs was one of only six municipalities in Colorado that doesn't levy a property tax. Starting ... FLORIDA Court showdown: Mus...

Brusniak Turner Fine Updates 11/6/2019

Posted by John Brusniak | Nov 06, 2019 | 0 Comments

TEXAS Texas city that eliminated property taxes experiencing growthTyler Morning TelegraphArt Martinez de Vara, the mayor of Von Ormy in 2014, introduced the 2015 proposed budget with a proposition that eliminated property taxes and ... VERMONT Who owns Burlingto...

Brusniak Turner Fine Updates 11/5/2019

Posted by John Brusniak | Nov 05, 2019 | 0 Comments

CALIFORNIA This Bay Area city owns more taxable land than anyone in Santa Clara County, and it's not San JosePacifica TribuneIn many cases, the assessor's office doesn't even maintain records of the square footage of those holdings. And in fact, most of the SFPUC's land in ... ...

Brusniak Turner Fine Updates 11/4/2019

Posted by John Brusniak | Nov 04, 2019 | 0 Comments

FLORIDA Trump-linked property-tax bills in Palm Beach County scrape $1.5M, but why isn't Mar-a-Lago's ...Palm Beach Daily NewsInstead, the value of the Mar-a-Lago property is figured each year using an “income approach,” said Tim Wilmath, chief appraiser for the property ... ...

Brusniak Turner Fine Updates 11/1/2019

Posted by John Brusniak | Nov 01, 2019 | 0 Comments

INTERNATIONAL Brexit Tax Shocker On The Way For Brits With Property In EuropeiExpats.comPaying more tax is an unforeseen consequence of Brexit that thousands of property owners will have to face. So far, the worst deal for British taxpayers ... CANADA Winnipeg prope...

Brusniak Turner Fine Updates 10/31/2019

Posted by John Brusniak | Oct 31, 2019 | 0 Comments

ARIZONA Maricopa County picks $72-an-hour fill-in for suspended assessorKTAR.comPHOENIX — The Maricopa County Board of Supervisors on Wednesday named an interim replacement for Assessor Paul Petersen, who was ... Elected Arizona official accused of selling babies in...

Brusniak Turner Fine Updates 10/30/2019

Posted by John Brusniak | Oct 30, 2019 | 0 Comments

ARKANSAS Are Hospital Clinics Tax Exempt in Arkansas? Court of Appeals Weighs in on the Bounds of the ...JD Supra (press release)After the county assessor denied entitlement to the tax exemption, the hospital took the assessor to court and won. The assessor appealed to the ... ...

Brusniak Turner Fine Updates 10/29/2019

Posted by John Brusniak | Oct 29, 2019 | 0 Comments

IDAHO Bannock assessor seeks to bolster public communication as property values continue risingIdaho State JournalPOCATELLO — Bannock County Assessor Sheri Davies said preliminary sales data shows home values continued to climb during the first half of ... INDIANA T...

Brusniak Turner Fine Updates 10/28/2019

Posted by John Brusniak | Oct 28, 2019 | 0 Comments

CANADA Court rejects Chinese citizen's constitutional challenge of BC's foreign buyers' taxCoast Mountain NewsIn his decision, Justice Gregory Bowden rejected Jing Li's argument that the 20-per-cent additional property tax discriminates against people of ethnic ... ...

Brusniak Turner Fine Updates 10/25/2019

Posted by John Brusniak | Oct 25, 2019 | 0 Comments

INTERNATIONAL Are Property Taxes Going Up In France?Mansion Global“The property tax has increased 3.7 times faster than rents and 3.5 times faster than inflation,” said Christophe Demerson, president of UNPI, said in a ... ARIZONA Maricopa County Board of Superv...

Brusniak Turner Fine Updates 10/24/2019

Posted by John Brusniak | Oct 24, 2019 | 0 Comments

CANADA BC Liberals propose property tax relief for small businessesCBC.caA bill to lower the tax burden on small businesses grappling with mounting property taxes has been introduced by the B.C. Liberals. Put forth by ... CALIFORNIA What you should know about a prop...

Brusniak Turner Fine Updates 10/23/2019

Posted by John Brusniak | Oct 23, 2019 | 0 Comments

GEORGIA Georgia Court Rules Tax Credits Are Not Income in ValuationKE Andrews (blog)The court's ruling stated that the tax credits were not actual income, which means tax assessors have to use an income approach to value these kinds ... IDAHO Property tax problems a...

Brusniak Turner Fine Updates 10/22/2019

Posted by John Brusniak | Oct 22, 2019 | 0 Comments

COLORADO Here's what went wrong with Larimer County property assessments, according to consultantThe ColoradoanA 50-page analysis of Larimer County's contentious 2019 property revaluation process outlines several steps newly elected Assessor Bob Overbeck ... DISTRICT OF COLUM...

Brusniak Turner Fine Updates 10/21/2019

Posted by John Brusniak | Oct 21, 2019 | 0 Comments

INTERNATIONAL Update: What you need to know about the German property tax reform that affects us allThe Local GermanyThe Bundestag on Friday paved the way for the reform of Germany's property tax, which most of us have to pay in some form. Here's what you need to ... CANADA ...

Brusniak Turner Fine Updates 10/18/2019

Posted by John Brusniak | Oct 18, 2019 | 0 Comments

ILLINOIS Chicago property tax relief approved for spouses of fallen emergency workersCurbed ChicagoMany residents in Chicago are waiting to hear if Lightfoot will increase property taxes to close the budget deficit, but a new ordinance will provide a bit ... IOWA Hi...

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