Notice of the Board of Review for Village of Trempealeau May 8, 2017

NOTICE OF THE BOARD OF REVIEW

FOR THE

VILLAGE OF TREMPEALEAU

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Board of Review for the Village of Trempealeau shall

hold its meeting on Monday, May 8, 2017, from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., in the Board Room of the

Village of Trempealeau Community Center, 24455 3rd Street, Trempealeau, Wisconsin.

Please be advised of the following requirements:

No person shall be allowed to appear before the Board of Review, to testify to the Board by telephone or to

contest the amount of any assessment of real or personal property if the person has refused a reasonable written

request by certified mail of the Assessor to view such property.

After the first meeting of the Board of Review and before the Board’s final adjournment, no person who is

scheduled to appear before the Board of Review may contact, or provide information to a member of the Board about

the person’s objection except at a session of the Board.

No person may appear before the Board of Review, testify to the Board by telephone or contest the amount of

any assessment unless, at least 48 hours before the first meeting of the Board or at least 48 hours before the objection

is heard if the objections is allowed because the person has been granted a waiver of the 48-hour notice of an intent to

file a written objection by appearing before the Board during the first two hours of the meeting and showing good

cause for failure to meet the 48-hour notice requirement and files a written objection, that person provides to the Clerk

of the Board of Review notice as to whether the person will ask for removal of any Board members and, if so, which

member will be removed and the person’s reasonable estimate of the length of time that the hearing will take.

When appearing before the Board, the person shall specify, in writing, the person’s estimate of the value of

the land and of the improvements that are the subject of the person’s objection and specify the information that the

person used to arrive at that estimate.

No person may appear before the Board of Review, testify to the Board by telephone or object to a valuation;

if that valuation was made by the Assessor or the Objector using the income method; unless the person supplies to the

Assessor all of the information about income and expenses, as specified in the manual under Section 73.03(2a), that

the Assessor requests. The municipality or county shall provide by ordinance for the confidentiality of information

about income and expenses that is provided to the Assessor under this paragraph and shall provide exemptions for

persons using the information in the discharge of duties imposed by law or of the duties of their office or by order of a

court. The information that is provided under this paragraph, unless a court determines that it is inaccurate, is not

subject to the right of inspection and copying under Section 19.35(1).

The Board shall hear upon oath, by telephone, all ill or disabled persons who present to the Board a letter

from a physician, surgeon or osteopath that confirms their illness or disability. No other persons may testify by

telephone.

Respectfully submitted,

VILLAGE OF TREMPEALEAU

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Vicki L. Freeman, Village Clerk