Property Tax Tips and Info

First Steps After Hiring a Property Tax Consultant

Property tax season is here and if you know that you are going to be confused when it comes to how to handle this sometimes-massive bill, then you have most likely gone through the process of hiring a property tax consultant for your situation. So, you’ve hired the right representative, but what’s next? Will they magically get the ball rolling and …

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Tips for Budgeting and Forecasting Next Year’s Property Taxes

Like most of us in the Dallas-Fort Worth area, you most likely got your yearly statement for property taxes in the mail last month. If you own your home outside of a mortgage agreement, then lucky you, you get to pay all of that bill this year. However, for some people who have not sought the help of a property …

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Best Year-End Prep Tips from Your Property Tax Consultants

Every year around the fall season, property tax consultants start to get a lot of questions when Texas homeowners receive their annual property tax bill. Usually, property tax is collected throughout the year based on an amount specified in your property’s mortgage agreement. However, there are some situations where a property’s year-end tax can become more than a minor burden …

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Ad Valorem Property Tax and You

A Dallas property owner’s property tax concerns can be difficult terrain to navigate without help. From property tax relief strategies to understanding a property tax assessment, dealing with your property taxes can be more than you bargained for without the proper help. As if standard property tax issues were not complicated enough, the topic of ad valorem property tax is …

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5 Reasons to Work with Property Tax Consultants

Every year, property tax assessments are sent out to homeowners across the Dallas-Fort Worth area. Likewise, every year there are homeowners that find themselves confused with how to approach their property taxes. One simple way to clear the air on property taxes is to hire a team of property tax consultants to help you wade through the numbers. Consultants provide …

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Understanding Your Property Tax Assessment

Your property tax assessment is a determination of the market value of your current property. As a homeowner, you will typically see these prepared around a certain time of the year. Your property tax assessment is based on recent sales of similar properties to yours around your area. While governmental entities may assume that all homeowners know what their property …

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Differentiating Real Estate and Business Personal Property Taxes

Many of our clients come to us confused and even misinformed about property taxes and what different terms mean. The County Assessor’s Office and others use confusing lingo that throws everyone off, forcing average individuals to do their own research that ultimately still leaves them lost. We wanted to share with you the definition and the differences between real estate …

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Tax Assessments in Dallas Have Gone Up and Here’s What You Can Do About It

Every year it seems like either our tax rates increase or our tax assessments increase. For 2017, Dallas and Fort Worth counties have appeared to stay the same in terms of rates but homeowners and property owners are finding that their assessments have dramatically increased. Understandably, people are upset about the increase and don’t know what they can do about …

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Lowest Property Tax Rates in the Country

Property taxes are an unfortunate part of life that every property owner has come to live with. As property tax consultants, we help both business owners and homeowners file their property taxes and save money in the process. Your location however, determines how much money you’ll be able to save and at what rate you’ll be taxed. We’re sharing with …

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What You Need to Know About Property Taxes on Rental Properties

Owning a rental property can be a great source of revenue for business owners and homeowners. Any unused space can certainly be turned into a profit for someone if they know what they’re doing. However, property taxes on a rental building can be particularly confusing for even the savviest business people. We’re sharing a few things you need to know …

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