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What is the Property Owner Rule

Posted on November 20, 2018

Every year, when your property tax assessment arrives, you should be thinking about ways that the County Assessor could have made a mistake. Property tax appeals are filed regularly by Dallas homeowners because when filed correctly, they can help minimize property taxes. There are several steps that homeowners can to towards protesting and reducing property […]

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4 Tips to Lower Your Commercial Property Taxes

Posted on November 5, 2018

Every business owner in Dallas that works out of their own building pays commercial property taxes. On top of other standard business expenses, tax season can become quite “taxing” for many commercial property owners. While most people understand that they can protest their standard property taxes through an appeals process, some business owners are still […]

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4 Mistakes and Misconceptions Made About Property Tax Appeals

Posted on October 30, 2018

When you believe that you are overpaying on your personal property tax, you may make swift moves towards an appeal. Although most Dallas property owners know that the process exists, there are still several misconceptions about the process that could leave you with a lot of money on the table. Thinking You Don’t Have to […]

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How to Protect Your Commercial Property From Market Fluctuations

Posted on September 21, 2018

It is common knowledge that real estate property tax fluctuates. Homes are remodeled, property values are reassessed on a regular basis, and people are on the constant hunt for a new home. However, when commercial property taxes fluctuate based on the market, things can seem a little more complex. Many commercial businesses remain in place […]

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Common Property Tax Assessment Mistakes

Posted on September 1, 2018

A property tax bill is something that many homeowners wish they could challenge in order to avoid paying a large amount of cash to the county every year. Here are some examples of the top three assessment mistakes and what you can do if you think your property tax bill has fallen victim. While many […]

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Real Estate Capital Gains Tax 101

Posted on August 28, 2018

Dallas homeowners pay property tax every year and may have a good idea of how tax law works and the deductions they can take. However, one area that seems to be gray for people selling their primary residence is the real estate capital gains tax. Before you sell your home and being to make plans […]

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