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The Florida Bar Continuing Legal Education Committee and the
Real Property Probate & Trust Law Section present
TRIM Those Taxes: 2013 Update For Challenging Ad Valorem Taxes

Course Classification: Intermediate Level
Live Audio Webcast Presentation: Wednesday, August 21, 2013
12:00 noon - 2:00 p.m. EDT

Course No. 1618R


It's that time again! The County Property Appraisers' TRIM Notices are out and clients continue to seek your advice about the values and classifications attributed to their properties. This program is intended to provide an update for real estate practitioners on various methods for evaluating and challenging ad valorem tax assessments and the resulting taxes; a review of the appraisal and appeal process, including proceedings before the Value Adjustment Board (VAB); and discussion of matters regarding Homestead and other exemptions, qualifications and classifications that affect owners and their properties. The speakers for this program have practiced in this arena for many years and have extensive experience in representing property owners both in the courts and in VAB proceedings.



Wednesday, August 21, 2013

12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

The County Property Appraisers' TRIM Notices are out and clients continue to seek your advice about the values and classifications attributed to their properties. This program is intended to provide an update for real estate practitioners on various methods for evaluating and challenging ad valorem tax assessments and the resulting taxes; a review of the appraisal and appeal process, including proceedings before the Value Adjustment Board (VAB); and discussion of matters regarding Homestead and other exemptions, qualifications and classifications that affect owners and their properties. The speakers for this program have practiced in this arena for many years and have extensive experience in representing property owners both in the courts and in VAB proceedings, and Ms. Yurko has served as a VAB Special Magistrate as well as Special Counsel to various Value Adjustment Boards in Florida.

12:00 noon - 1:00 p.m.
Review of Property Appraisal Process in Florida: just valuation, taxation, classifications and exemptions; Value Adjustment Board authority and jurisdiction; filing process and procedures to contest and challenge assessed values, classifications or denials of exemptions; portability; and update on current laws
Alison M. Yurko, Alison Yurko. P.A., Orlando

and

1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Update and Overview of Statutory Framework for Administrative and Judicial Review of Contested Assessments; procedures and compiling data to establish comparables and evidentiary matters for presentation to tax appraiser or for contesting proposed classifications, exemptions and taxes before a VAB Magistrate or in court.
John W. Little, III, Gunster, Yoakley & Stewart, P.A., West Palm Beach

Questions and Answers moderated by
Lawrence E. Blacke, Fort Lauderdale


Brochure 1618.pdfBrochure 1618.pdf



















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Credit may be applied to more than one of the programs above but cannot exceed the maximum for any given program. Please keep a record of credit hours earned. RETURN YOUR COMPLETED CLER AFFIDAVIT PRIOR TO CLER REPORTING DATE (see Bar News label). (Rule Regulating The Florida Bar 6-10.5).




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