For over 10 years Wes has provided property tax analysis and litigation support to Garvey Schubert Barer’s State and Local Tax (“SALT”) clients. The SALT team’s goal is to provide high-quality, responsive client service while pursuing the lowest legal property tax expense for local, national and Fortune 500 property owners.
Wes provides property tax consulting and litigation appeal services for clients with commercial and industrial real estate located in Idaho, Oregon and Washington. He helps clients analyze market values of their properties and compares them to taxable values established by county assessor offices. Through his experience and interactions with county officials he provides helpful recommendations to clients regarding when a property’s value should be appealed.
During the appeal process Wes provides litigation assistance to industry and real estate owners seeking to mitigate their property tax liabilities. His work includes appeals to county Boards of Equalization, the state Board of Tax Appeals, property tax refund complaints in superior court and appellate review of trial court decisions.
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