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Spring 2016Q28aThinking about the last two years, have landowners for any of the following classes of real property in your jurisdiction appealed their tax assessments - either to your jurisdiction's Board of Review or directly to the Michigan Tax Tribunal? Commercial "big box" stores (e.g., Lowe's, Costco, etc.)

Major Tags: Finance Budget and Operations
Related Topics: Taxes | Finances | Property taxes | Tax assessment appeals
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Spring 2016Q28bThinking about the last two years, have landowners for any of the following classes of real property in your jurisdiction appealed their tax assessments - either to your jurisdiction's Board of Review or directly to the Michigan Tax Tribunal? Other commercial properties aside from "big box" stores

Major Tags: Finance Budget and Operations
Related Topics: Taxes | Finances | Property taxes | Tax assessment appeals
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Spring 2016Q28cThinking about the last two years, have landowners for any of the following classes of real property in your jurisdiction appealed their tax assessments - either to your jurisdiction's Board of Review or directly to the Michigan Tax Tribunal? Industrial

Major Tags: Finance Budget and Operations
Related Topics: Taxes | Finances | Property taxes | Tax assessment appeals
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Spring 2016Q28dThinking about the last two years, have landowners for any of the following classes of real property in your jurisdiction appealed their tax assessments - either to your jurisdiction's Board of Review or directly to the Michigan Tax Tribunal? Residential

Major Tags: Finance Budget and Operations
Related Topics: Taxes | Finances | Property taxes | Tax assessment appeals
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Spring 2016Q28eThinking about the last two years, have landowners for any of the following classes of real property in your jurisdiction appealed their tax assessments - either to your jurisdiction's Board of Review or directly to the Michigan Tax Tribunal? Agricultural

Major Tags: Finance Budget and Operations
Related Topics: Taxes | Finances | Property taxes | Tax assessment appeals
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Spring 2016Q28fThinking about the last two years, have landowners for any of the following classes of real property in your jurisdiction appealed their tax assessments - either to your jurisdiction's Board of Review or directly to the Michigan Tax Tribunal? Other

Major Tags: Finance Budget and Operations
Related Topics: Taxes | Finances | Property taxes | Tax assessment appeals
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Spring 2016Q29Did any of these landowners appeal a Board of Review determination to the Michigan Tax Tribunal?

Major Tags: Finance Budget and Operations | State Government
Related Topics: State oversight | Taxes | Finances | Property taxes | Tax assessment appeals
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Spring 2016Q30aThinking about any appeals of a Board of Review determination to the Michigan Tax Tribunal in the last two years, how did your jurisdiction respond? We stipulated/agreed to the value(s) the landowner stated in their Michigan Tax Tribunal petition.

Major Tags: Finance Budget and Operations | State Government
Related Topics: State oversight | Taxes | Finances | Property taxes | Tax assessment appeals
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Spring 2016Q30bThinking about any appeals of a Board of Review determination to the Michigan Tax Tribunal in the last two years, how did your jurisdiction respond? We stipulated/agreed to an alternate taxable value with landowner prior to the Tax Tribunal hearing.

Major Tags: Finance Budget and Operations | State Government
Related Topics: State oversight | Taxes | Finances | Property taxes | Tax assessment appeals
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Spring 2016Q30cThinking about any appeals of a Board of Review determination to the Michigan Tax Tribunal in the last two years, how did your jurisdiction respond? We defended the assessment before the Tax Tribunal.

Major Tags: Finance Budget and Operations | State Government
Related Topics: State oversight | Taxes | Finances | Property taxes | Tax assessment appeals
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Spring 2016Q31To what extent - if at all - did the cost of legal representation for the appeal impact your decision to stipulate rather than defend the original assessment before the Tax Tribunal?

Major Tags: Finance Budget and Operations | State Government
Related Topics: State oversight | Taxes | Finances | Property taxes | Tax assessment appeals
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Spring 2016Q32your decision to stipulate rather than defend the original assessment before the Tax Tribunal?

Major Tags: Finance Budget and Operations | State Government
Related Topics: State oversight | Taxes | Finances | Property taxes | Tax assessment appeals
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Spring 2016Q33Overall, how much of a problem - if at all - are property tax appeals for your jurisdiction's current fiscal health?

Major Tags: Finance Budget and Operations
Related Topics: Taxes | Finances | Fiscal health | Property taxes | Tax assessment appeals
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Spring 2016Q34In some jurisdictions, retail chains (including "big box" stores) have appealed their property tax assessments claiming their buildings are hard to sell for another use, making the market value significantly lower than construction costs. Recently, the Michigan Tax Tribunal has generally ruled that tax assessments for these properties should be based upon the selling price of comparable vacant "dark stores." To what extent do you agree or disagree that tax assessments of retail chain stores should be based on comparable vacant "dark stores?"

Major Tags: Finance Budget and Operations
Related Topics: Taxes | Finances | Property taxes | Tax assessment appeals
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Spring 2016Q35Some jurisdictions have enacted local ordinances to address "dark stores" appeals (for example, requiring new commercial buildings to be constructed for more general reuse or addressing these issues in terms of deed restrictions). Which of the following best describes the actions - if any - your jurisdiction has taken to minimize the impact of "dark stores" tax appeals?

Major Tags: Finance Budget and Operations
Related Topics: Taxes | Finances | Property taxes | Tax assessment appeals
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