With the recent changes to federal estate tax law, common strategies for minimizing the amount the government taxes the property you transfer to your family have changed. Increasingly, reducing capital gains taxes on your most valuable assets may be more important than minimizing the property subject to the federal estate tax. For this reason, estate planning techniques such as Qualified … Read the rest
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If you request a tax abatement, can the municipality increase your assessment?
The Superior Court does not have jurisdiction to increase an assessed value above the municipality’s assessment. If the municipality wants to correct an error of undervaluation, it must do so within the time constraints of RSA 76:14, and even then, the grounds for doing so are limited to … Read the rest