Recent News

Thursday, June 25, 2015 - 10:56pm

The dispute between Luminant and the Milam Appraisal District (AD) over values at the Sandow Power Plant—which will ultimately affect Rockdale ISD and Milam County taxpayers—appears headed toward a court date. Luminant did not send representatives to appear before the AD’s Appraisal Review Board’s (ARB) scheduled protest hearings Thursday. Read More

Thursday, June 25, 2015 - 10:59pm

A major financial storm is brewing for Milam County – and Luminant is at its center. Read More

Thursday, June 25, 2015 - 11:11pm

The Georgia Court of Appeals has upheld a ruling in favor of the Newton County Tax Assessor’s Office, affirming that a tax sale does not qualify as an “arm’s length, bona fide” transaction for the purpose of setting property tax values. Read More

Thursday, June 25, 2015 - 11:08pm

A five-member panel Thursday rejected a request to reduce the Riesel coal-fired power plant’s tax appraisal by nearly two-thirds but voted to roll back the McLennan County Appraisal District’s value. Read More

Thursday, June 25, 2015 - 11:06pm

An audit by the Guilford County Tax Department has found that Downtown Greensboro Renaissance LLC (DGR), a subsidiary of the Joseph M. Bryan Foundation, owes over $150,000 in back taxes on the Greensboro Grasshopper stadium – roughly $125,000 for business personal property taxes, plus $26,000 in interest and penalties. Read More