Instructions for Completing a Request for Review of Market Value Application
NOTE: You may only appeal the market value placed on the property, not the tax rate.
Property Owners Name: Required. Only the current owner of the property or their agent may appeal.
Mailing Address: Current mailing address of the property owner.
Market Value: The market value for the current year as shown on the Valuation Notice.
Property Serial Number: Required. The property serial number of the property being appealed, located on the Valuation Notice.
Day Time Phone Number: Required. A current phone number to contact the owner.
Address of Property: This is only needed if the mailing address is different than the property address.
Owner' Statement of Fair Market Value: Required. The value of the property as of January 1st of the current year as supported by the evidence you've submitted.
A. A complete copy of closing documents signed by the Title Agent.
B. A complete copy of an appraisal signed by a Certified Appraiser.
C. Sale of 3 or more comparable properties as close to January 1st of the current year as possible.
D. Income Approach to Value: Used by commercial, industrial or rental properties.
E. Factual error in Assessor's data. Used for square footage difference, no basement, car port versus garage. Difference in value is not a factual error. You must submit supporting documentation.
Signature of Owner or Agent: Required.
Authorization to Represent Owner: Only required if an agent is filing on the owners behalf. The owner must sign the application and it must be notarized.
THE DEADLINE TO FILE IS SEPTEMBER 15 OF THE CURRENT YEAR.