Board of Review and Equalization
The County Commission of Jefferson County will convene as a Board of Review and Equalization in the County Commission Courtroom at the Courthouse of said County, 100 E. Washington Street, Charles Town, WV on Thursday, January 29, 2015, at 1:30 p.m., for the purpose of reviewing and equalizing assessments returned by the Assessor of Jefferson County for the tax year 2015.
If you disagree with your appraisal, you may appeal by filing a written petition for an informal review with your county Assessor within eight (8) business days of receiving your Notice of Increase in Assessment.
No questions of class changes or late filing of farms shall be addressed, only questions of assessed value will be reviewed.
The Jefferson County Commission will continue to sit as a Board of Review and Equalization in February, 2015 and hold hearings at the Courthouse of said County, 100 E. Washington Street, Charles Town, WV on the following dates:
Tuesday February 3, 2015 1:30 p.m.
Thursday February 5, 2015 1:30 p.m.
Tuesday February 10, 2015 1:30 p.m.
Thursday February 12, 2015 1:30 p.m.
Persons wishing to appear before the Commission should apply to the Assessor no later than Friday, February 13, 2015 in order to complete the proper forms and to schedule a hearing date prior to the planned final date of Tuesday, February 17, 2015.
You may also appeal by filing a written protest with the Clerk of the County Commission no later than February 20, 2015, indicating you wish your protest to be heard by the County Commission sitting as a Board of Assessment Appeals in October. If the Board of Review and Equalization has adjourned sine die before February 20, 2015, and a request to have your protest heard by the Board of Assessment Appeals is filed no later than February 20, 2015 with the Clerk of the County Commission, your appeal will be heard by the County Commission sitting as a Board of Assessment Appeals in October, 2015.
Given under my hand this 18th day of December, 2014.