The Ohio Department of Taxation has adopted and prescribed the new CAUV land tables. They will be used by Jefferson County for tax years 2012, 2013 and 2014. These tables have increased in value considerably causing a significant increase in your 2012 real estate taxes that are due in January 2013.
Farm Bureau along with the county auditor’s office will be holding an informational meeting on these issues on Monday, Oct. 22 at Eastern Gateway Community College. The meeting will begin at 7 p.m. and will be held in the Founder’s Hall.
Leah Finney Curtis, Ohio Farm Bureau Director of Legal Education, will be on had to discuss how CAUV values are calculated and why there is an increase this year. Employees from the auditor’s office will also be available to answer questions. Please call the Farm Bureau office at 740.266.6603 to make your reservations.