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We are the only law firm in Minnesota with four attorneys and a former city assessor devoted exclusively to handling property tax appeals. We file more cases than any other firm, and each of us has more than twenty years experience in handling complex property tax issues. We pride ourselves on long-term relationships with our clients, many of whom have been with us for all or most of the firm's existence.

Our services include: annual review of the assessment, with a recommendation for action; tax forecasting; detailed status reports for clients with multiple properties; and professional representation grounded on solid appraisal and legal reasoning. Most important, we offer a team approach that other providers cannot match.



Tax Trauma - How Higher Assessments Can Cause Lower Net Rents

November 1, 2016 Published with permission of Commercial Property Executive By John Gendler, Esq. Resurgent demand for commercial real estate is driving sale prices to record highs, pressuring assessors to increase taxable property values ...


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Smith Gendler Shiell Sheff Ford & Maher
800 Nicollet Mall, Suite 2950
Minneapolis, MN 55402
Telephone: 612-332-1000
Fax: 612-332-3836
E-mail: info@smithgendler.com

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