Online Meetings Explain CAUV Increase in 23 Counties

For Immediate Release

September 10, 2013

COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – Landowners in 23 counties with property enrolled in the current agricultural use valuation program (CAUV) will once again see a rise in CAUV values, likely increasing what they pay in taxes.

Ohio Farm Bureau Federation (OFBF) members are encouraged to attend one of four online meetings to hear OFBF Director of Legal Education Leah Curtis explain the program and the calculation that is used to value farmland.

Meetings will all begin at 7 p.m. on Sept. 24, Oct. 9, Oct. 21 and Nov. 12.

These meetings are free for Ohio Farm Bureau members to watch, but they must register online at to do so. Members will be able to submit questions through the registration process, and during the live presentation at each meeting.

Landowners may receive information about the reappraisal or triennial update from their county auditor, or can contact their auditor for information regarding updated property values.

Counties that will see new CAUV rates on the 2013 tax bill arriving in January include: Adams, Carroll, Champaign, Clark, Columbiana, Fairfield, Hancock, Hocking, Holmes, Lawrence, Logan, Marion, Medina, Meigs, Miami, Monroe, Paulding, Ross, Scioto, Tuscarawas, Union, Washington and Wyandot.


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