This article is part of a series to provide information relating to the components of assessed valuation, property classifications and how to analyze a unit’s tax base.
The County Assessor’s office distinguishes properties by the property classifications listed above. It is possible for one parcel to have different types of property (i.e. homestead property and agricultural land). Calculations for the Circuit Breaker Tax Caps (1%, 2% and 3%) are based upon these property classifications. The Tax Caps for different types of properties are in the table below:
A future article will provide more information on how you can take this information to understand more about your tax base and the implications on Tax Cap losses, and the effect of legislative changes on assessed valuation.
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