Following is a brief summary of how the appeal process with Eagle County Tax Appeal will function.
May 1, 2019
Notices of Valuation from the Eagle County Assessor’s office will be mailed by May 1, 2019.You must act quickly when you receive this notice, for you only have 30 days to submit an initial appeal. Taxpayers must submit an appeal which details the basis for a lower valuation by the end of May. Written appeals must be postmarked by June 1, 2019. Hand delivered appeals must be delivered by June 1, 2019.
If you are unsure of the reasonableness of the value assigned by the County Assessor, our Feasibility Tax Report service will provide you with the data you need to judge the reasonableness of your value. This service is fast, affordable, and easy to use. If you have any doubt at all about the validity and reasonableness of the value assigned by Eagle County, Order this service now!
Most property owners require the professional help of a tax agent to prepare and submit an appeal. Eagle County Tax Appeal can prepare a well-supported and professional valuation with our Tax Protest Report service. Order Now to secure the most affordable rates.
Please remember, for Eagle County Tax Appeal to represent you in your tax appeal, we must receive a signed Agent Verification before submission of the report to the Eagle County Assessor.
May 15, 2019
Order Tax Appeal Appraisal services from Eagle County Tax Appeal by this date to receive the most economical pricing of our services. Price increases for any of our services may be installed after this date due to the severe time constraints involved in submitting appeals by the June 1, 2019 deadline.
June 1, 2019
Written appeals to the Eagle County Assessors office must be postmarked by June 1, 2019.
June 1, 2019
Hand delivered appeals must be delivered to the Eagle County Assessors office by June 1, 2019.
If you hire Eagle County Tax Appeal to prepare your tax appeal, we will deliver it to Eagle County by the above deadlines.
June 30, 2019
The Assessor’s office must provide a response to your appeal by the last working day in June. This value is known as the Notice of Determination. If you hire Eagle County Tax Appeal to prepare your tax appeal, we will also receive a copy the Notice of Determination. We will notify you of the county’s determination along with an estimate of the tax savings you have achieved. You will also be provided an estimate of the potential additional tax savings you can attain if you are successful in achieving further reductions in a continued appeal.
You will be provided a fee quote for Eagle County Tax Appeal to prepare and present your appeal at the County Board of Equalization (CBOE) hearings. This fee will take into consideration what additional supporting documentation (maps, photographs, supporting date & analysis) is needed to present your appeal at the CBOE hearings.
July 15, 2019
If you are not satisfied with the assessor’s decision, you must file a written appeal with the County Board of Equalization. Your appeal must be postmarked or delivered on or before July 15, 2019.
If you hire Eagle County Tax Appeal to represent you at the County Board of Equalization hearings, we will file a written appeal on or before July 15, 2019.
Soon thereafter, we will be notified of the hearing date for the CBOE hearing.
August 10, 2019
The CBOE’s decision will be issued no later than August 10, 2019. If you are not satisfied with the decision, an appeal must be submitted to one of the following three options:
- District Court
- Board of Assessment Appeals
- Or Arbitration with the County Commissioners.
The appeal must be submitted in writing no later than thirty (30) days after the CBOE’s decision is mailed. The Board is required to give at least 30 days’ notice prior to the hearing; however, a notice of hearing is usually mailed 45 to 60 days prior to the scheduled hearing date.
If you disagree with the decision of the District Court or the Board of Assessment Appeals, you have the right to appeal this decision to the Court of Appeals for judicial review within 45 days from the date of the Board’s decision. Decisions of Arbitration with the County Commissioners are final.