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Brusniak Turner Fine Updates 11/30/2020

Posted by John Brusniak | Nov 30, 2020 | 0 Comments

CANADA

Vancouver's empty home tax is increasing to 3% next year
CTV News Vancouver
VANCOUVER -- The empty homes tax in Vancouver will more than double next year, the city announced Wednesday. Council voted in favour of ...

NATIONAL

Two Americas: How systemic racism through property taxes impacts education
The Denver Channel
A lot of it has to do with the way schools are funded in the U.S. Historically, America's schools are financed in large part through property taxes, the tax ...

TEXAS

Here's why Dallas-Fort Worth apartments are a hot commodity for investors
Dallas News
Thousands of North Texas rental units change hands as the pandemic continues.

County approves tax abatement, agreements
Corsicana Daily Sun
Navarro County Commissioners held a special meeting Monday, Nov. 23, where they approved a tax abatement agreement between the county and ...
 
School district could recoup money from oilfield lawsuit 
Tyler Morning Telegraph 
Galveston Central Appraisal District, originated in 2011 when the Legislature changed the tax classification of oilfield gas compressors. The change ...
 

WASHINGTON

King County talks golf courses
Real Change News
The Assessor's Office is still looking at two of the 28 golf courses in King County, but found that the remaining 26 taxable golf courses were either ...

Ethos apartment developer in Kent to get $3.1 million property tax break
Kent Reporter
“The city keeps about 12% (of the property tax), so we will lose about $48,000 per year.” The developers still pay taxes on the land value but not on the ...

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John Brusniak

John Brusniak, Jr. is the dean of Texas property tax litigation.  He was licensed to practice law in 1976,   His early career involved general litigation and appellate work in both the federal and state courts until he was handed his first property tax matter.  It arose prior to the implementatio...

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