LANSING, MI – February 10, 2009 – (RealEstateRama) — Sen. Patty Birkholz announced today that her Web site will help constituents access a guide on how to effectively appeal their property tax assessments.
“State residents can appeal their property tax assessment if they feel the value is inaccurate,” said Birkholz, R-Saugatuck Township. “The guide on my Web site provides basic information about the appeals process. Homeowners may be able to reduce the taxable value of their home and save on their property taxes.”
The appeals guide provides 10 specific steps to follow and a sample appeal letter. To get an electronic copy of the guide, please visit www.senatorpattybirkholz.com, or call toll free 1-888-287-2889, to receive a copy by mail.