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Old 06-06-2019, 07:38 AM
 
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Originally Posted by Piper909 View Post
Exactamundo on all counts. Kudos for drawing attention to our inadequate state laws that compel homeowners to pay much higher rates than businesses that can conceal their property values. (They also will threaten to sue appraisal districts, and districts can't afford all those lawsuits, so they intimidate homeowners instead. I have had tax appraisers admit this and all the other shady dealings that go on in those places. It's a rigged game and Texas homeowners are being played for saps.)
In the end consumers pay for all business taxes anyway. It isnt that big of a deal that corporate property taxes are not right.

The bigger deal is that many very expensive residential properties are often millions of dollars low. For example, a guy on rainey street listed his property at 2.6 million, but the tax value is 1 million.

Or the land for WTP 4 was valued at 20 million less than it sold for.
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