Perhaps the tax accessors and other government officials in Hennepin County and specifically Orono, MN are getting some flack over property values and the corresponding property taxes. The City of Orono has as the second link front and center on their home page, “14 Reasons Why Property Taxes Vary” by the Association of Minnesota Counties. It was originally produced in 2006 just as the housing market was peaking.
If you are thinking about challenging your present tax assessed value in 2012, you may want to take some time to read their document so that you will know what the arguments are to possibly keep your tax assessed value at its current number.
- Orono, MN Median Home Prices Decline From $800,000 to $525,000 (johnmurphyreports.com)
- Hennepin County Property Taxes 2012 (johnmurphyreports.com)
- Reducing Property Taxes – Part I (knowledgeadventures.wordpress.com)
- Your 2012 Proposed Property Tax Statements in Hennepin County (craigkamman.com)