Homeowners Wage a Rebellion as Property-Tax Assessments Rise by the Wall Street Journal describes the steps taken by some homeowners to revise the higher property value assessment.
I did all of these steps during our county's latest reappraisal of home values. Unfortunately, we had recently purchased our house and the purchase price since the previous assessment superseded any data I presented. Fortunately, we live in an area which did not experience a housing bubble and our home has appreciated about 15% from what we paid, according to Zillow.com.
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