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If you feel that the current property assessing and taxing practices in New Hampshire are often unfair and inequitable, then we invite you to join Frank Handibode of Hebron at an upcoming grievance hearing in the NH House of Representatives on October 20, 2011.
Frank believes that his property is not fairly taxed so he appealed [...]
New Hampshire Property Appeals Process Unfair
by Frank M. Handibode, Hebron NH
Hey, New Hampshire property owners, get a load of this. The Board of Taxation and Land Appeals (the BTLA) has ruled that if you appeal your assessments to them, it is perfectly okay for a town or assessor to use comparables against you that are [...]
In this excellent opinion piece that appeared in Foster’s, former Senator George Lovejoy has asked the all-important question as to why homes are being assessed in many cases for more than they are worth on the current market.
“And here comes the rub: In most cases when a property sells for less than the assessed [...]