Property Tax News Articles & Updates

Brusniak Turner Fine Updates 7/5/2019

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


Your property assessment may have increased, but that doesn't mean its market value did too
The Coloradoan
Then the assessor has to make some assumptions about market appreciation for the next six months to come up with a value for the home as of Jan.

Larimer County assessor cut values for 67% of property value protests
Loveland Reporter-Herald
The Larimer County Assessor's Office agreed to adjust the property valuations for 67% of those who protested this year. The office mailed out more ...


How does Pinellas collect $20000 in back taxes from Blockbuster video? A civics lesson.
Tampa Bay Times
Earlier this year, the Pinellas County tax collector's office claimed it was out $2.2 million in tangible personal property taxes from local businesses.

Nearly 30000 individuals and companies around Tampa Bay didn't pay their property taxes last year
Tampa Bay Times
As the real estate market began to recover from the 2008 crash, a company started by a Chinese investor named Bo Wu snapped up dozens of ...


Boar's Head may expand into shell building
The Courier-Times -
The council in March approved a tax abatement for Boar's Head to build a third facility on the south side of CR 400 S, just west of their main processing ...


Agricultural land values in Swift County starting to fall
Swift County Monitor
“This was the first year in a number of years that we did lower our ag values in the county,” retiring Swift County Assessor Wayne Knutson told the Swift ...


St. Louis County approves abatement for Benson Hill HQ
The partnership requested a 50% property tax abatement over 10 years for the two buildings, worth about $4.3 million over a decade. The measure ...

White refuses to admit errors in process for assessing Jackson County property taxes
KCTV Kansas City
County assessor Gail McCann Beatty plans to address the Board of Equalization at today's meeting to give a full presentation to the board explaining ...
Jackson County accelerated plan to incrementally raise property values
KMBC Kansas City
Assessor Gail McCann Beatty told the BOE that errors they are discovering are being corrected. But she also said that some of the dramatic increases ...
Audit: Madison Co. Collector's Office had $13K in missing property tax payments
According to the state auditor's office, property tax bills were paid and deleted from computer system. The payments were not deposited into county ...


Commissioners approve tax incentives for wind farm near Mart
Waco Tribune-Herald
McLennan County Commissioners on Tuesday approved the framework of a tax abatement program with Prairie Hill Wind Project, which proposes ...

New Hutto business park will welcome the first company to relocate
In exchange, the city is providing a 20 percent abatement of ad valorem taxes on the property and the improvements for a period of 10 years.

About the Author

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...


There are no comments for this post. Be the first and Add your Comment below.

Leave a Comment