Spring is Around the Corner | It’s Time to Clean Up Your Real Property Tax Bill
Spring is right around the corner. It is a time for owners of Ohio real estate to spruce up and perform maintenance on their assets. Periodic review of Ohio real estate tax values can often result in large tax savings for years to come. However, you must challenge your tax valuation by April 1, 2019.
Property values were just reappraised for many Ohio counties, which often result in large increases in real property tax liability. Unfortunately property valuations conducted by the various counties can be inconsistent and inaccurate.
Read more to find out what tools you can use to decrease your real estate tax valuation, and in return, your tax bill.
John P. Slagter is a partner in the real estate practice group with Buckingham, Doolittle & Burroughs, LLC. For more than 25 years, he has immersed himself in all aspects of real estate and development law, and is one of only a handful of attorneys in Ohio that devote a significant portion of their practice to land use and zoning. His experience in developing solutions to land use dilemmas for developers, contractors and governmental entities is unparalleled. He may be reached at [email protected] or 216.615.7331.
Anthony R. Vacanti is a partner in the real estate practice group with Buckingham, Doolittle & Burroughs, LLC. As a property rights attorney, Anthony advocates on behalf of real property owners and developers in land use, zoning, eminent domain, real property tax and real estate transactional matters. He has a depth of experience representing property owners and developers in administrative and court proceedings concerning real estate and real property disputes. He may be reached at [email protected] or 216.453.4286.
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