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Monthly Archives: October 2015

Staking a Claim: Why are Tax Grievance Claim Values So Low?

Posted in Property Tax Laws, Property Tax News, Tax Appeals, Valuation

A local reporter recently thought he got hold of a tax issue that would sell papers: claimants in New York tax cases often make their opening statement of value extremely low. To the reporter, unbelievably low, and therefore he was outraged and contended something foul was afoot. As is no surprise in much of the… Continue Reading