Property Tax Reduction Opportunities in a Down Market


Real Estate and State + Local Tax

San Francisco


Topics will include:

  • Overview of California law governing the determination of assessed value and property tax assessment appeals
  • Review of recent market conditions and their impact on commercial property values
  • The right to obtain Decline in Value reassessments in a down market, even if your property has retained its operating income
  • The appropriate valuation methodologies used to assess commercial properties
  • How to determine whether to appeal your assessment and, if so, how to prepare the appeal


  • Thomas H. Steele, Morrison & Foerster LLP
  • Peter B. Kanter, Morrison & Foerster LLP
  • Ronald Baum, Baum & Associates
  • Jeffrey N. Weber, Eastdil Secured, LLC


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