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Texas and Taxes: The Corporate Climate

By now, just about everyone has filed their tax returns, or requested an extension. Depending on your situation, and whether you expect a refund or wrote a check to the United States Treasury – you’re either sporting a smile, or shaking your fists in the air. Taxes are always a hot topic, both on a personal basis and in business. …

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Commercial Property Taxes … A View from the Middle

It’s approaching that time of year for commercial property owners.  As the clock keeps ticking, many will be deciding whether they should protest their commercial and business personal property Value Notices. D Magazine spoke with Chuck Dannis, senior managing director of National Valuation Consultants, Inc. That’s a fancy title for someone who has extensive experience representing an assessor’s point of …

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Small Window for Protest Deadline

Commercial, and business personal property Value Notices, are typically mailed in the later part of April or early May. Most often, Notices of Appraised Value are sent only when your appraised value increases by $1,000 or more above the prior year’s value. Whether you expect the Value Notice, or are shocked by the number you’ll see, the time to act …