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Property Tax Relief Available for Maryland Property Owners Impacted by Hurricane Ida

Property Tax Relief Available for Maryland Property Owners Impacted by Hurricane Ida

September 2021 – Maryland property owners experiencing damage from Hurricane Ida are being encouraged by the Maryland State Department of […]

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Dark Store Argument Shot Down by Supreme Court of Ohio

Dark Store Argument Shot Down by Supreme Court of Ohio

September 2021 – In a unanimous decision, the Supreme Court of Ohio ruled against a recent argument by attorneys representing […]

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Update: Pennsylvania School District Property Tax Increases

Update: Pennsylvania School District Property Tax Increases

August 2021 – Following up on our post of July 2021: Invoke consultants covering Pennsylvania have been informed that several […]

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Property Taxes in the Shadow of COVID-19

Property Taxes in the Shadow of COVID-19

August 2021 – Property Taxes in the Shadow of COVID-19 Important property assessment considerations forleased real estate and the role […]

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The City and School District of Philadelphia in Violation for Singling out Commercial Properties in Reassessment

The City and School District of Philadelphia in Violation for Singling out Commercial Properties in Reassessment

August 2021 – If your commercial property was impacted by an increased assessment for tax year 2018 you may be […]

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Pennsylvania School District Property Tax Increases – What to Look For

Pennsylvania School District Property Tax Increases – What to Look For

July 2021 – Owners of all property types in Pennsylvania should be aware that many school districts and jurisdictions throughout […]

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Ohio Senate Bill 57 Extends Appeal Deadline for Property Owners Impacted by COVID

Ohio Senate Bill 57 Extends Appeal Deadline for Property Owners Impacted by COVID

June 2021 – Due to the recent pandemic, Ohio Governor Mike DeWine recently signed Senate Bill (S.B.) 57 allowing commercial […]

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Shelby County Assessor Proposes Two-Year Reappraisal to Soften Impact of Value Increases

Shelby County Assessor Proposes Two-Year Reappraisal to Soften Impact of Value Increases

March 2021 – Property values in Shelby County, Tennessee are reaching new heights causing property taxes to skyrocket along with […]

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How California’s Prop 8 Can Help Commercial Real Estate Owners with Property Taxes

How California’s Prop 8 Can Help Commercial Real Estate Owners with Property Taxes

March 2021 – Every property owner should be making a focused effort to pursue property tax relief in light of […]

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Texas Property Tax Exemption Available After Winter Storm

Texas Property Tax Exemption Available After Winter Storm

March 2021 – With the disaster declaration from Texas Governor Greg Abbott in February, properties that sustained 15% or more […]

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March 31st Property Tax Appeal Deadline – State of Ohio and Allegheny County, PA

March 31st Property Tax Appeal Deadline – State of Ohio and Allegheny County, PA

February 2021 – The deadline to file a property tax appeal for all counties in Ohio and in Allegheny County, […]

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Texas Comptroller Tax Policy Memo – Sales Tax Auditing Guidelines for Oil & Gas Industry

Texas Comptroller Tax Policy Memo – Sales Tax Auditing Guidelines for Oil & Gas Industry

January 2021 – The procedure for auditing taxpayers in the oil and gas industry has changed. On January 26, 2021 […]

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Nevada Enacts Rare One-Time Tax Amnesty Program

Nevada Enacts Rare One-Time Tax Amnesty Program

January 2021 – The Nevada Legislature has passed a one-time penalty and interest amnesty program beginning February 1, 2021 and […]

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Five Actions for California Property Tax Relief

Five Actions for California Property Tax Relief

August 2020 – By Ian Doss  |  Manager – Real Estate  |  San Francisco, CA Every property owner should be […]

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What the Future Holds for Davidson County, TN Property Owners

What the Future Holds for Davidson County, TN Property Owners

June 2020 – For the first time since 2012, Davidson County, TN will be raising their property tax rate. The […]

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Does the Coronavirus Pandemic Qualify as a Calamity in California?

Does the Coronavirus Pandemic Qualify as a Calamity in California?

April 2020 – By Marwan Saqr  |  Manager – Real Estate  |  Los Angeles, CA This is the question that […]

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URGENT: Ohio’s March 31st Tax Filing Deadline Not Extended Despite HB 197

URGENT: Ohio’s March 31st Tax Filing Deadline Not Extended Despite HB 197

March 2020 – Despite Ohio Governor Mike DeWine’s passing of HB 197, a veto has made it clear that the […]

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Cook County’s Board of Review Cuts Commercial Property Assessments

Cook County’s Board of Review Cuts Commercial Property Assessments

March 2020 – Commercial property owners in Cook County are being saved by the Board of Review from higher assessments […]

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State and Local Governments Reanalyzing Use of Tax Incentives

State and Local Governments Reanalyzing Use of Tax Incentives

February 2020 – State and local tax governments are thinking twice about tax incentives used to attract major businesses. During […]

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New Indiana BPP Tax Bill Expected to have Significant Economic Impact

New Indiana BPP Tax Bill Expected to have Significant Economic Impact

February 2020 – Proposed Senate Bill 385, authored by Senator Aaron Freeman, will change the tax calculation process on business […]

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