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Paradigm Tax Group Industry News

Stay informed with the most current Industry News that affects your business and impacts property taxes across the nation.

    New Jersey, Illinois Ranked Worst States for Property Taxes

    8 Mar, 2016

    Once again, New Jersey and Illinois ranked as the two worst states in the country when it comes to property taxes, according to a new survey from personal finance website WalletHub. In order to...

    Georgia No. 1 in National Business Climate Ranking Again

    3 Nov, 2014

    For the second year in a row, Georgia took the top spot in Site Selection magazine's Top US Business Climates: 2014. The magazine releases its annual rankings each November. The Peach State had been...

    Group Asks U.S. Supreme Court to Consider Scrapping Alabama's Property Tax System

    15 Apr, 2014

    Attorneys for a group of poor Alabama schoolchildren and their parents are asking the U.S. Supreme Court to considering scrapping Alabama's property tax system, which the group believes to be unfair...

    Alabama House Passes Bills to Simplify Tax System

    28 Jan, 2014

    The Alabama House of Representatives overwhelmingly approved a slate of tax bills last week, and now the four bills are headed to the Senate, where another easy approval is expected. Representative...

    Uncollected Business Property Taxes in Jefferson County near $3M

    5 Aug, 2013

    Jefferson County, Alabama is missing out on nearly $3 million in uncollected property taxes due to the lack of agents on staff. According to, the unpaid and uncollected money means that the...

    Pitfalls in the Redemption of Property by Lenders

    24 May, 2013

    In an article entitled “Pitfalls in the Redemption of Property by Lenders” published in the BABC’s Real Estate Finance Newsletter, a recent ruling by the Alabama Court of Civil Appeals is discussed....

    Alabama Gambling Resort Unable to Pay $1.3M in Property Taxes

    21 Apr, 2011

    The VictoryLand gambling resort just east of Montgomery, Alabama failed to pay $1.3 million in state and local property taxes for 2010. The resort has also been unable to make payments to lenders for...

    Alabama Property Tax Appeal Deadlines

    6 Jul, 2010

    Alabama implemented annual reappraisal in 2003. This change mandated that all real estate and personal property be reassessed annually. Most taxpayers receive an assessment notice in the mail;...

    Tax Amnesty Alert

    1 Jul, 2009

    Tax amnesty is a limited-time opportunity for a specified group of taxpayers to pay a defined amount, in exchange for forgiveness of a tax liability (including interest and penalties) relating to a...

    New Penalties in Alabama

    1 Mar, 2009

    Effective March 24, 2009, Alabama is imposing a new failure to timely pay penalty. The new penalty applies to any tax amount that was required to be shown on any tax return, if the tax remains unpaid...