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Fair Property Taxes

How Can I Know if My Real Estate Taxes are Fair?

Firstly, what is your assessment?? You can find your assessment on your tax bill or by calling the town.  That…
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Appeal Taxes

If I Appeal My Taxes Can My Taxes Go Up?

No, no and no again.   The town appeal board and the courts can only make two decisions one to lower…
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Value Going Up

When are Real Estate Values Starting to Go Up?

In my opinion, not until 2014 at the earliest. I say this for several reasons.Firstly, mortgage money is still only…
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How Long Does the Tax Reduction Last

How Long Can I Expect my Assessment to Stay at the Reduced Price?

Your assessment will usually stay the same for many years.  Most town's reassessments occur every 10 to 40 years. The…
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Sokol Group Property Tax Appeal

Why Sokol Group?

We originated this service over 20 years ago and have maintained our market leadership, achieving a 95% success rate for…
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Lower Your Property Taxes

How Much Can I Save?

As an example, if we lower your taxes by $2,000 per year, you pay us $1,200 and keep $800. In…
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Cost Savings

What Does it Cost?

There is absolutely NO CHARGE until we succeed in reducing your property taxes. Our fee of 60% of the first…
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Sokol Assessment

How Does it Work?

When you sign up and fax or email the completed: tax appeal authorization form we do a free computer analysis of…
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Appeal for Reduction

Can you Appeal for a Reduction?

Yes, you can bring a claim to a local Assessment Review Board. Homeowners often contract for this with an agent…
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Overassessed Homes

Why are Some Properties Over-Assessed?

Quite simply, assessed home values have NOT been adjusted by your town or municipality to reflect the downward trend in…
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