Regular Meetings are held on the 2nd Monday of each Month at the Town Office - Riteway Bus Co., W201 N13900 Fond Du Lac Ave., Richfield
Next Meeting is
MONDAY, May 13th, 2013 at 7:00pm ASSESSMENT ROLL (OPEN BOOK) - MONDAY, May 20th, 2013 from 5:00pm-7:00pm BOARD OF REVIEW - THURSDAY, May 30th, 2013 from 5:00pm-7:00pm
PLEASE NOTE THIS IMPORTANT INFORMATION
NOTICE THAT ASSESSMENT ROLL IS AVAILABLE FOR EXAMINATION FOR THE TOWN OF GERMANTOWN
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the assessments roll for the Town of Germantown is open for inspection from 5:00p.m. to 7:00p.m. on Monday, May 20th, 2013 by appointment at the Town office (Riteway Bus Co. W201 N13900 Fond du Lac Ave., Richfield)
FURTHER BE ADVISED that the Assessor for the Town of Germantown will be present at this time, and instructional materials shall be available. If you have any questions or need to setup an appointment, please contact Leyton Schultz, Town Assessor, at (262) 567-5999 between 10:00am and 1:00pm Monday through Thursday.
If you have any further questions you may contact Deanne Hapka, Town Clerk in the Town of Germantown at (262) 677-8217 between 8:00am and 2:00pm.
NOTICE OF THE BOARD OF REVIEW FOR THE TOWN OF GERMANTOWN
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Board of Review for the Town of Germantown shall hold its first meeting on Thursday, May 30th, 2013 from 5:00pm to 7:00pm at the Town office (Riteway Bus Co. W201 N13900 Fond du Lac Ave., Richfield)
Please be advised of the following requirements:
No person shall be allowed to appear before the Board of Review, to testify to the Board by telephone or to contest the amount of any assessment of real or personal property if the person has refused a reasonable written request by certified mail of the Assessor to view such property.
After the first meeting of the Board of Review and before the Board’s final adjournment, no person who is scheduled to appear before the Board of Review may contact, or provide information to a member of the Board about the person’s objection except at a session of the Board.
No person may appear before the Board of Review, testify to the Board by telephone or contest the amount of any assessment unless, at least 48 hours before the meeting of the Board, or at least 48 hours before the objection is heard if the objection is allowed because the person has been granted a waiver of the 48-hour notice of an intent to file a written objection by appearing before the Board during the first two hours of the meeting and showing good cause for failure to meet the 48-hour notice requirement and files a written objection, that person provides the Clerk of the Board of Review notice as to whether the person will ask for removal of any Board members and, if so, which member will be removed and the person’s reasonable estimate of the length of time that the hearing will take.
When appearing before the Board, the person shall specify, in specify, in writing, the person/s estimate of the value of the land and of the improvements that are the subject of the person’s objection and specify the information that the person used to arrive at that estimate.
No person may appear before the Board of Review, to testify to the Board by telephone or object to a valuation; if that valuation was made by the Assessor or the Objector using the income method; unless the person supplies to the Assessor all of the information about income and expenses, as specified in the manual under Section 73.03(2a), that the Assessor requests. The Town shall provide by ordinance for the confidentiality of information about income and expenses that is provided to the Assessor under this paragraph and shall provide exemptions for persons using the information in the discharge of duties imposed by law or of the duties of their office or by order of court. The information that is provided under this paragraph, unless a court determines that it is inaccurate, is not subject to the right of inspection and copying under Section 19.35(1).
The Board shall hear upon oath, by telephone, all ill or disabled persons who present to the Board a letter from a physician, surgeon or osteopath that confirms their illness or disability. No other persons may testify by telephone.
Anyone wishing to file an objection must contact the Town Clerk to complete and submit the required objection form supplied by the Town, prior to appearing before the Board of Review. Objections will be scheduled to be heard, by the Board, in the order in which the Town Clerk receives them. If you have any further questions you may contact Deanne Hapka, Town Clerk in the Town of Germantown at (262) 677-8217 between 8:00am and 2:00pm.
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