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May 31, 2016 2016 Open Book/Board of Review
NOTICE OF THE OPEN BOOK
FOR THE TOWN OF WOOD RIVER
NOTICE HEREBY GIVEN that the Open Book Session for the Town of Wood River, Burnett County, will be held on Tuesday, May 31st, 2016 at the Wood River Town Hall from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. This session gives the property owner an opportunity to meet the assessor, ask questions of the assessor and look over their property assessments. Please call Ronald Meyer for an appointment (715) 232-9068.
NOTICE OF THE BOARD OF REVIEW
FOR THE TOWN OF WOOD RIVER
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Board of Review for the Town of Wood River of Burnett County will convene on, Friday, June 3rd, 2016 at the Town Hall, Alpha from 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Please be advised of the following requirements to appear before the Board of Review and procedural requirements if appearing before the Board:
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 assessment of real property if the person has refused a reasonable written request by certified mail of the assessor to view such property.
After the meeting of 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 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 objection is allowed because the person has been granted a waiver of the 48 hour notice of 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 the 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 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 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 shall appear before the Board of Review, testify to the Board of Review by telephone or subject an objection to a valuation; if that valuation was made by the Assessor or the Objector using the in come method; unless the person supplies the Assessor all of the information about income and expenses, as specified in the manual under Sec. 73.03 (2a), that the Assessor requests. The Town of Wood River has an ordinance for the confidentiality of information about income and expenses that is provided to the Assessor under this paragraph which provides exemptions for persons using 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 court determined that it is inaccurate, is not subject to the right of inspection and copying under Sec. 19.35 (1) of WI statutes.
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 confine their illness or disability. No other person may testify by telephone.
Town of Wood River Clerk, Raylene Swanson
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