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San Diego County Duplex Reduction

San Diego County Duplex Reduction

We were able to work out a stipulation on a duplex in San Diego County, assessed at $1,737,989 for the 2011 year. This reduction in the property tax base was achieved after providing the County with information pertaining to comparable sales and income produced by this property. The value we agreed upon was...

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San Bernardino County Hotel Reduction

San Bernardino County Hotel Reduction

Today we achieved a 2010 decline in value property tax reduction on a hotel in Ontario, San Bernardino County. The assessment for the 2010 fiscal year was $3,304,182. After working with some comparable sales and analysis of the income, we were able to reduce the property tax assessed value to $2,750,000, or $50,000 per room. This is a savings to our client of around $5,500 for a single year!

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San Bernardino County $1,500 Property Tax Refund

San Bernardino County $1,500 Property Tax Refund

Today one of our agents was able to secure a $152,000 reduction in the assessment of a single family residence in San Bernardino County. The appeal was for the 2010/2011 tax year, thus the value attributed to the property as of 1/1/2010. The current owners purchased the property in May of 2009, meaning...

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Why Choose CAPTA?

Why Choose CAPTA?

This letter comes from an existing client of ours. He had retained our services on a couple parcels, in Orange and Los Angeles Counties. In the 2009 tax year, our client decided to use a different company that states a lower fee. Understandable that he is looking to save money - after all that is what we try to do for all our clients. In that 2009 year, the other company failed to achieve a reduction for our client. Meanwhile...

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Sonoma County Hotel Reduction

Sonoma County Hotel Reduction

Today we were able to work out a great reduction on a solidly performing hotel in Sonoma County. Through our requests and filing of the application for changed assessment we were able to get the 2010 assessed value reduced from just over $5,700,000 to $5,120,000 – this in a year when the hotel industry was starting to bounce back!

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Contra Costa Vacant Residential

Contra Costa Vacant Residential

5 acres of land in the city of Lafayette. This case involved an undeveloped tract of land in the hills above the city of Lafayette in Contra Costa County. Originally purchased at auction in 2008 for a little over a million dollars. Because it was purchased at auction there was a small...

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