Why do some property investors seem to be losing faith in Sarasota?

The Sarasota County property survey company says it has discovered that some of the investors who bought homes in Sarasotas’ wealthy community are losing faith, after their property values plunged after the economic downturn hit.It is part of a broader survey of Sarasotans who have bought properties.The Sarasotan Institute of Government said it conducted the

Tax reliefs for property owners

Property owners will be able to reclaim tax paid on their property to help pay for repairs, upgrades and improvements.The Government has announced changes to the tax system that will save Australian taxpayers $400m over four years.Key points:The changes are expected to cost Australian taxpayers around $400 million over four to six yearsIt will give

Why Missouri property tax may be up in smoke, says attorney

LOUISVILLE, Ky.— It was a big day for the attorney general in Missouri.Louisville attorney general Jim Strickland said Tuesday that a new federal law passed earlier this month makes it easier for the state to levy property taxes on homes that are valued at more than $500,000.The law, which was signed by President Donald Trump

How to find property tax info for Maryland, Virginia, Virginia Beach

When Marysville-based attorney James Lipsky got a call from the Virginia Department of Taxation last week, he knew he had to take action.Lipsky, a former state tax attorney who worked for former U.S. Sen. Bob Barr (R-Va.), has been tracking the state’s property tax history for nearly a decade.He had to do more than just