Webinar Recorded May 15, 2021. This information was accurate as of the date of this recording.
For up to date information on the property tax assessment and appeals process, please refer to the VLCT Property Tax Assessment Appeals, Open Meeting Law. and Remote Public Meetings Toolkit webpages. The link to the recording, mock hearing script, and slideck from the session, as well as our other PVR sponsored Tax Assesment and Appeals Training Series resources and recordings, are available via the links below.
This pre-recorded mock BCA hearing illustrates legal requirements and best practices for property tax assessment hearings. You will gain a practical understanding of the common legal issues that arise during BCA hearings, including how to properly manage evidence, how to avoid and address ethical dilemmas, the legalities surrounding site inspections, and overcoming the listers’ presumption of validity. The principles described in this recording also apply to lister grievance hearings.
Presenters: VLCT Municipal Assistance Center Staff
Free! Thank you to the Vermont Department of Taxes, Property Valuation and Review Division for their generous sponsorship of our Municipal Property Tax Assessment and Appeals May Webinar Series. To view and register for other sessions in this series go to our VLCT Training & Events Calendar at https://www.vlct.org/training-events.