Property Taxes

General Questions about Property Taxes

Can I appeal my property taxes?
Yes. If you feel like you are paying too much for your taxes, you can file an appeal. Before you do, check the procedure for making a claim with your county...
Wed, 20 Jan, 2021 at 1:37 PM
Do senior citizens get special property tax exemptions?
Yes, seniors get tax exemptions. The requirements vary in each county and state.  There are age, residency, and income restrictions, and some states sta...
Wed, 20 Jan, 2021 at 1:38 PM
Have my property taxes been paid?
If your mortgage company set up an escrow account for you, the easiest way to make sure your taxes are paid is to call your lender.    Another option is t...
Sun, 26 Apr, 2020 at 8:20 PM
Help, I mistakenly paid my property taxes twice! Can I get a refund?
The quick answer is yes. You can get a refund. It might take a little paperwork to show that you’ve overpaid or duplicated the payment.  If you and your...
Wed, 20 Jan, 2021 at 1:38 PM
How do I find the owner of a Property?
Log into your account. Go to: Search by Address, to generate an overview of the Property. On Property Records tab. Owner’s name(s) will appear in blue fon...
Tue, 16 Feb, 2021 at 1:00 PM
How do I pay my delinquent taxes?
Paying past taxes may seem difficult, but every jurisdiction has a process for taking care of it. The first step is to figure out to whom the taxes shou...
Wed, 20 Jan, 2021 at 1:40 PM
How to find out where your county assessor is located?
Nowadays, most county assessors have online portals or websites. If you don’t know the name of the county, do a Google search for your zip code + county ass...
Sun, 26 Apr, 2020 at 8:17 PM
How to record a deed
The exact requirements vary from state to state, so it’s best to go to the Recorder of Deeds office in your county. You can find these offices in the county...
Wed, 20 Jan, 2021 at 1:40 PM
Is PropertyScout.io a Title Company?
The role of a title company is to verify that the title to the real estate is legitimately given to the home buyer. Essentially, a Title company makes sure ...
Tue, 20 Apr, 2021 at 8:30 AM
What is a Homestead Exemption?
The Homestead exemption is the simplest method to reduce your property taxes. If the property you live in is your primary residence, most likely you are eli...
Sun, 26 Apr, 2020 at 8:16 PM