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Wednesday, December 3, 2008

Let's see how consistent we can be

Ok, so here we are in a "financial crisis" and the throws of a recession. Bailout this, financial package that. The housing market is set to decline (by way of overall sales and housing prices), so lets see how the annual property tax assessments get han

Posted on Wed, Dec 3, 2008 at 7:25 PM

Published December 03, 2008.Let's see how consistent we can be

Ok, so here we are in a "financial crisis" and the throws of a recession. Bailout this, financial package that. The housing market is set to decline (by way of overall sales and housing prices), so lets see how the annual property tax assessments get handled. As far as I understand, the assessment is made to reflect "fair market value". I have a strong suspicion that my property tax bill is going to go up, despite the fact that everywhere we turn there is a financial crisis and the markets seems to dictate a *decrease* in property taxes should be in the cards....

Taxes Taxes Taxes....and more Taxes!

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