In view of current market conditions, now is a good time to review your company’s real estate portfolio to consider assessment appeals for tax year 2013. Ballard Spahr stands ready to assist you in these efforts. A list of certain appeal deadlines follows:

Counties

Deadline

Philadelphia

October 1

Berks

August 15

Bucks

August 1

Chester

August 1

Dauphin

August 1

Delaware

August 1

Lackawanna

September 1

Lancaster

August 1

Lehigh

August 1*

Luzerne

September 1

Montgomery

August 1

Monroe

September 1

Northampton

August 1

York

August 1

*August 1 is the stated deadline, however, appeals are due within 40 days from the date of mailing of the final notices of property assessment sent in connection with a countywide reassessment.

For more information about Pennsylvania real property tax appeals, please contact Michael Sklaroff, Chair, Real Estate Department, 215.864.8700 or sklaroff@ballardspahr.com; Philip B. Korb, Philadelphia Office, 215.864.8709 or korb@ballardspahr.com; Wendi L. Kotzen, Philadelphia Office, 215.864.8305 or kotzenw@ballardspahr.com; Matthew N. McClure, Philadelphia Office, 215.864.8771 or mcclure@ballardspahr.com.


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