Property Tax Appeals

Nobody wants to pay excessive property taxes. Dickinson Wright regularly represents businesses and individuals in a wide range of state, province and local property tax disputes.

Our experience encompasses valuation disputes concerning many types of industrial and commercial properties including, regional shopping malls, casinos, golf courses, office buildings, mixed-use buildings and industrial sites. 

Among our areas of expertise in real estate property tax appeals practice are:

  • Resolving valuation disputes through negotiations with local units and appeals to the Tax Tribunal, Canada Revenue Agency, Tax Court of Canada, and other courts and agencies as appropriate.
  • Helping our clients obtain tax exemptions and assert credits claims.
  • Representing taxpayers before the State Tax Commission on issues relating to personal property tax audits, and appealing decisions to increase personal property assessments.
  • Helping our clients obtain property tax and other development incentives.