November 28, 2011 / Law Alert

Obtaining Real Property Relief in Ohio

The real estate market in Ohio continues to face significant challenges. With many property values declining throughout the state, challenging property tax assessments to obtain tax relief is an important strategy to consider. Porter Wright’s experienced lawyers can help you navigate the property tax relief process from start to finish.

How does the complaint process work?
Property taxes in Ohio are paid in “arrears,” meaning that taxes paid in 2012 are for tax year 2011. By March 31, 2012, a property owner can file a complaint with the Board of Revision in the county in which the property is located to challenge the assessed value of the property for tax year 2011.

Read the full law alert: Obtaining Real Property Relief in Ohio