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San Bernardino Retail Property Tax Reduction

San Bernardino Retail Property Tax Reduction

We were contacted by a property owner in San Bernardino County who had filed a 2010 application for changed assessment on a vacant retail building. We received our agreements back on April 30th, to handle her 2010 appeal which was scheduled for May 16th. The building was occupied by a national video rental chain...

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Sacramento County Property Tax Reduction

Sacramento County Property Tax Reduction

We were appealing the assessed value of a 2.3 acre commercial site with an older, 3 tenant retail building that fronts the main street and a older single family residence behind it in Sacramento County. The back of the lot, which is unimproved, is considered excess land. The 2010 enrolled value was $1,795,000 and the 2011 enrolled value was higher at $1,808,000. It looks like this value would have carried forward to the 2012 tax year

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LA County Property Tax Reduction

LA County Property Tax Reduction

Yesterday we attended a hearing before the board of appeals on a fast food restaurant (major chain) in Los Angeles County. By showing that the reduced rent paid by the tenant towards the end of the lease, and that this particular chain was inferior to other top brands, we were able to secure a reduction in the property tax assessment for the 2010 fiscal year from $1,556,900 to $850,000....

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San Diego County Property Taxes

San Diego County Property Taxes

After receiving and reviewing our application for changed assessment filed with San Diego County, we were offered a stipulation on a parcel of vacant residential land in La Jolla. The parcel was originally assessed at $1,385,000 and we were able to accept a reduction to $1,000,000 saving our client over $4,000 in property taxes in one year!

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Los Angeles House Reductions

Los Angeles House Reductions

As stated in the prior post, we had a huge day in Los Angeles for a number of clients. Due to our filed application for changed assessment, we had hearing officer appointments for an entire day in Los Angeles County and below is what we were able to do for our clients with Single Family Residences: From $778,594 to $750,000 - Property Tax Savings of $300 From $650,200 to $617,000 - Property Tax Refund due of $350 From $814,066 to $700,000 - Property Tax Reduction of $1,200 From $650,000 to $500,000 - Property Tax Refund due of $1,600...

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