Agenda Item
Meeting Date: 11/13/2019 - 7:00 PM
Category: Consent Agenda Items
Type: Action
Subject: Approval of a Resolution Authorizing Intervention In Property Tax Assessment Appeals
Vision 2022:
Policy:
Background: A taxing district has the right to intervene in proceedings before the Board of Review and the Property Tax Appeal Board (PTAB) in order to protect the taxing districts revenue interest in the assessed value of a parcel or parcels.
File Attachment:
Resolutiontaxinterventions.pdf
Summary: The Board must pass a resolution that authorizes the law firm of Robbins Schwartz Ltd., as its legal representative, to: a) file a Request to Intervene in Appeal Proceedings in all appeals for which it receives notice of a appeal from the local county board of review, and b) represent the Boards interests in those proceedings.

A copy of the Resolution Authorizing Intervention
In Property Tax Assessment Appeals is attached to this report. The Board Finance Committee reviewed the appeal process and recent cases with district counsel, and determined that the full Board should approve a current resolution to continue to authorize intervention in the appeals process.
Funding: Education Fund Budget Legal Fees
Recommendation: It is recommended that the Board of Education approve the Resolution Authorizing Intervention In Property Tax Assessment Appeals as presented.
Approvals:
Recommended By:
Signed By:
Bill Farley - Assist. Superintendent
Signed By:
Jeff Schuler - Superintendent
Vote Results:

Original Motion
Member Susan Booton Moved, Member Chris Crabtree seconded to approve the Original motion 'It is recommended that the Board of Education approve the Resolution Authorizing Intervention In Property Tax Assessment Appeals as presented.'. Upon a Roll-Call Vote being taken, the vote was: Aye: 7 Nay: 0.
The motion Carried 7 - 0
   
Brad Paulsen     Yes
Jim Mathieson     Yes
Chris Crabtree     Yes
Rob Hanlon     Yes
Ginna Ericksen     Yes
Susan Booton     Yes
Dave Long     Yes