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April 26, 2023

HK’s David Wilkes Writes Op-Ed for Bloomberg Tax Arguing Against Surplus Retention Laws

Herman Katz’s David Wilkes has written an op-ed for Bloomberg Tax, arguing that surplus retention laws, which allow local governments to confiscate homes for unpaid property taxes, are a violation

March 21, 2023

Approaching Property Tax Appeal Deadlines in New York State

As the property tax appeal season in New York State approaches, HK is reminding clients of the important deadlines that must be met to ensure the timely filing of appeals.

February 24, 2023

HK’s David C. Wilkes to Present at The Counselors of Real Estate’s State and Local Tax Group

Herman Katz (HK) partner David C. Wilkes will deliver a presentation titled “State and Local Tax Group: Mastering the Art of Negotiating a Tax Appeal – Using Your Eyes and