How do I appeal my assessment?

If the taxpayer does not agree with the assessment, the property owner has the right to file an Appeal with the Luzerne County Board of Tax Assessment Appeals.Upon receipt of appeal application and processing fee, the Board of Assessment Appeals will schedule an appeal hearing and notify the taxpayer of the date and time.  The taxpayer should be prepared to provide documentation and/or exhibits in support of his/her opinion of value.  In the event that the taxpayer remains dissatisfied after the Board's action, further appeal can be take to the Court of Common Pleas within 30 days of the Board decision notice.

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1. What is an assessment?
2. What is millage?
3. How do I calculate my approximate property tax based on the posted millage rates?
4. How do I appeal my assessment?
5. What are the different types of hearings?
6. How do I change my address on my tax bill?
7. What are the standard procedures a county assessor should follow upon entering onto your property?
8. What are the responsibilities of a Field Investigator?
9. Will a Field Investigator go onto a property clearly marked “No Trespassing”
10. Will a Field Investigator enter the inside of my home?