Property Tax Deadline Extended Due To ErrorProperty owners in Allegheny County have extra time to pay this year’s tax bill. That's because the first round of tax bills printed are wrong, over-charging you. And now, it's the county that will have to pay to fix the problem.
CMU Professor Says Property Tax Bills May Be Set Too HighAs a county taxpayer, you've probably been bracing for it since you got your reassessment notice. Click on the county assessment website and there it is - your 2013 real estate tax bill.
Allegheny Co. Homeowners Have Sticker Shock Over New Property TaxesFor the first time, everyone can see just what they’ll be paying in new property taxes on the Allegheny County Assessment website.
Allegheny County Tax Bills OnlineIf you live in Allegheny County, you're probably expecting a higher tax bill after the most recent round of property assessments.
Residents File Class Action Suit Over Property AssessmentSome Allegheny County property owners who are upset they lost their assessment appeal are seeking to join a class-action lawsuit. They say they paid hundreds of dollars to have their home appraised, only to have the appraisal rejected.
City Property Tax Rate To Decline To Keep City From Illegal WindfallAs required by state law after a county reassessment, Mayor Luke Ravenstahl has proposed a reduction in the city's property tax rate to keep the city from reaping a windfall from a 48 percent increase in property values under the county's new assessment system.
Some Lowered Property Assessment Adjustments Possible By End Of Year If you own a property in one of Allegheny County's poorer neighborhoods, you could see a reduced assessed value soon.
County Controller Finds Problems With Recent ReassessmentsAllegheny County Controller Chelsa Wagner says the 2011 property reassessment by Tyler Technologies technically complied with the contract -- but that was because there was such a low standard of accountability.