Retail Property and Strip Center Tax Appeals South Florida
Retail property including strip centers and shopping centers can be expensive to own. One of the most expensive aspects of owning retail property is the cost of property taxes. Because retail properties and strip centers have high values, taxes for these types of property can be high. In the state of Florida, many retail property owners complain that they are paying too much in property taxes. If you feel that you are paying too much in real estate taxes, you can appeal them. If you are living in South Florida and need Property Tax Appeals Expert to represent your appeal case, call Property Tax Experts, Inc. for assistance.
Can I Get My Retail Property or Strip Center Taxes Lowered?
If you feel that you are paying too much for your property taxes, you may be able to get them lowered by filing an appeal. When you file an appeal the judge will hear your reason for wanting your taxes lowered and will consider the current tax rate and how it could or should be adjusted. Under certain circumstances, the judge may decide to lower your taxes or adjust them as necessary. If you are behind on your property taxes, the judge may extend the payment plan or lower the payments to help make your taxes more affordable.
Can I Appeal My Retail Property or Strip Center Taxes On My Own?
You can file an appeal on your own, but you need to be prepared to represent yourself at a Value Adjustment Board hearing and explain and show why you should win your appeal. The Special Magistrate will ask a lot of hard and confusing questions. If you do not understand what they are talking about or cannot properly represent yourself in court, you don’t stand a chance at winning. Let Steven Housman help you. Approximately 95% of property owners who attempt to appeal on their own, invariably will lose, because it is all about appraisal fundamentals and adjusting values. Most property owners do not know how to collect the appropriate evidence to succeed.
There are a lot of costs involved with owning retail property or strip centers. Most of these costs can’t be avoided, but if you feel that you are paying too much on your property taxes, you can file an appeal to get them adjusted, Property Tax Experts, Inc. can help. Call (954) 981-8332 today.