Category Archives: Taxes

Nevada a “Top Moving Destination”

United Van Lines recently released its 2016 National Movers Study — See Retirees Moving to Mountain and Pacific West. Nevade took the #9 spot on the 2016 list of the nation’s “Top Moving Destination”. The top inbound states of 2016 … Continue reading

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It’s been a busy week for EDAWN

Wow, lots of press releases coming out of about EDAWN (Economic Development Authority of Western Nevada) recently. Here are some of the recent ones [click on the links to be redirected to the EDAWN site]… RENO, Nev. (Aug. 13, 2015) … Continue reading

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Have construction costs in Washoe County increased?

A local homeowner is taking his appeal of last summer’s “de facto property tax increase”, which impacted most local homeowners, to Nevada’s State Board of Equalization. See the Reno Gazette Journal’s story: Boost in Washoe home taxable values to be … Continue reading

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Nevada’s Hardest Hit Funds programs

Is yours a low to moderate income family who wants to preserve home ownership and avoid foreclosure, if possible, or assist in the short-sale of a home, if necessary? Did you know Nevada was awarded over $150 million in funds … Continue reading

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Washoe County property tax FAQs

Today is the day that Washoe County’s Annual Assessment List is made public and distributed throughout the county.  This list contains the owner of record, parcel number, and most recent assessed value of land and structures for every parcel in … Continue reading

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RT: California or Nevada?

One of my Chase International colleagues and fellow blogger, Linda Granger, just posted a nice piece on the relative advantages/disadvantages to purchasing property in California vs. Nevada.  Linda works out of our Tahoe City office and covers both the CA … Continue reading

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Nevada property tax rate below nation’s median

The nonprofit Tax Foundation’s Data Analysis Division utilized updated data from the 2009 American Community Survey to rank property taxes paid across the 50 states. The full report (released September 28, 2010) shows median property tax amounts and percentages paid … Continue reading

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Thinking of appealing your property taxes?

The deadline for appeals to the Washoe County Board of Equalization is January 15.  You’ve still got plenty of time, but it doesn’t hurt to start the process sooner than later. You can appeal to the County Board of Equalization … Continue reading

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