Court of Appeals Sides With Taxpayers Represented by Mooney, Wright & Moore – Rooftop Solar Devices Cannot be Assessed by the Arizona Department of Revenue

In a unanimous published opinion, the Arizona Court of Appeals ruled that rooftop solar panels cannot be assessed or taxed by the Arizona Department of Revenue (“ADOR”). Beginning in 2013, ADOR attempted to reverse years [...]

Second-Half 2016 Property Tax Payments

Second-Half 2016 Property Tax Payments Please remember that the second-half of your 2016 property taxes should be paid before 5 p.m. on Monday, May 1, 2017, to be timely. Delinquent tax payments may result in [...]

Tax Year 2018 Notices Are Coming Soon

The Maricopa County Assessor’s office will be issuing its initial 2018 valuation notices in February 2017. If you wish to file a 2018 administrative appeal on your Maricopa County real property, you must file a [...]

September Notices

The Assessor will soon be issuing Supplemental Notices, also referred to as September Notices of Change, for the 2016 tax year.  These Notices are typically issued by the Assessor in cases where there has been [...]

First-half 2015 Property Tax Payments Due No Later Than Monday, Nov. 2, 2015

Please remember that the first-half of your 2015 property taxes must be paid by Monday, November 2, 2015, to be timely.  Delinquent tax payments may result in severe consequences for maintaining pending appeals and settlements, [...]

Arizona Tax Court Reviews Valuation of Grazing Land

Following a trial held in March of this year, the Arizona Tax Court issued its ruling regarding the full cash value of grazing land in Yavapai County, Arizona. The case was brought by several cattle [...]

2015 Property Tax Appeal Deadline is Fast Approaching

With few exceptions, the deadline in Arizona to challenge directly in the Tax Court the 2015 valuation or classification of your property is Monday, December 15, 2014. If you filed an administrative appeal with the [...]

First-half 2014 Property Tax Payments Due No Later Than Saturday, Nov. 1, 2014

Please remember that the first-half of your 2014 property taxes must be paid by Saturday, November 1, 2014, to be timely. Delinquent tax payments may result in severe consequences for maintaining pending appeals and settlements, [...]

The Maricopa County Assessor has Published 2015 Real Property Valuation Notices

The Maricopa County Assessor’s office issued its initial 2015 valuation notices in February.  If you wish to file a 2015 administrative appeal on your Maricopa County real property, you must file a petition for review [...]

Arizona Sales Tax Called 9th Highest in US

The Arizona Daily Star recently published an article describing the state’s combined sales tax rate as one of the highest in the United States.  Click on the following link to read the entire article http://azstarnet.com/business/local/arizona-sales-tax-called-th-highest-in-us/article_3ab00487-9007-5709-9ec2-b52fbf5370ce.html.