LANE COUNTY ADVISORY COMMITTEE VACANCY NOTICE
Date: August 15, 2014
Do you have an interest in property valuation and tax assessment? Do you have a working knowledge of real estate and finance? Are you willing to attend training sessions?
The Lane County Board of Commissioners is seeking applicants for the Lane County Board of Property Tax Appeals for the 2014-2015 term.
The Board of Property Tax Appeals hears taxpayer appeals to reduce the real market or assessed value of property. The term of each member begins on the date of appointment and ends on June 30, 2015, or when a successor is appointed.
The Lane County Board of Commissioners appoints all members of the Board of Property Tax Appeals. The appointments are for board chairs and board members.
Applicants to the board must be residents of Lane County who are not employees of the county or any taxing district within the county. Chairs and members receive a $12.50 per hour stipend. Paid training sessions for the board are held prior to the beginning of hearings. The board can meet up to 40 hours per week from the first Monday in February through April 15.
The Board of Commissioners encourages citizens to submit an application which is available in the Commissioners' office located on the second floor of the Public Service Building, 125 East 8th Avenue, Eugene or from the following link: 2014-2015 BoPTA Member Application
The deadline to submit a completed application is 5:00 PM Friday, September 5, 2014.