Reducing Your Property Taxes: Issues and Deadlines ("Minnesota Law, Presented by Moss & Barnett")

April 30th is the last day for filing appeals to property tax assessments for the current year and payable in the following year. Many property owners received an unpleasant surprise with this year's notice of assessment – appraised values went up – and taxes with them, even though property values have been declining. Mike Etmund, who works on property tax issues, discusses how to contest and appeal property tax assessments and what is involved in bringing a legal challenge to the value placed on your property.