In this video, you will learn about property tax history. When someone hears the term assessor, they get scared. Assessors don’t chase money. Their main job is to asses property tax.
They do so with incredible accuracy. Their primary goal is to make sure everyone is paying fair taxes. The food in this example is the property. It is the assessor’s job to determine who should pay what amount. It is their job to determine the value of properties. Governing bodies set the tax rate based on the value of the properties in the area. All of the property owners in that area will pay the same amount of local and town taxes. The assessors don’t make you pay taxes, they are looking to be accurate and fair. They look at similar houses sold to determine how comparable it is to yours. Finished bathrooms and finished basements can change the vale of your home. Changes in value are the results of local property sales. Equity and accuracy is determined by assessors and their mission is to be fair. They take pride in this, and not making people pay more. If anything, they want us to pay less. This is why you should make the assessor feel comofrtbae, and at easement knowing that you know they are just trying to help.