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Property taxes are a major expense for most companies. Herman Katz Cangemi & Clyne has successfully obtained outstanding real estate tax refunds and savings for its clients, which include local, regional, and national owners and tenants of properties. Our client base encompasses hotels, shopping centers & department stores, industrial facilities, self-storage facilities, golf & country clubs, office buildings, multi-family & apartment complexes, and more. HKCC goes well beyond what’s required to bring you the best possible outcome: maximum savings on your property taxes.

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August 03, 2017

New York Golf Course Valuation

The valuation, assessment and taxation of golf courses has been headline news lately due in part to the publicity surrounding any and all real property owned by United States President Donald Trump. For example, in May, New York State Assemblywoman Sandy Galef (D-Ossining), announced her plan to introduce legislation that would change the methodology used to value golf courses. The legislation is intended as a response to tax assessment filings, including property in her district—Trump National Golf Club. Residents of her district believe the pro-forma demand for a 90% reduction in the assessment for Trump National Golf… Read more »

February 02, 2017

HKCC Tackles Big Box Valuation Again In New York

HKCC Partners Kevin Clyne and Jennifer Hower litigated the proper methodology to be utilized in valuing big box retail stores for property tax purposes in New York State. The methodologies have received mix treatment by courts throughout the state. HKCC is forwarding the theory that, due to the law requiring real property be valued free and clear of any leasehold interest, or any other encumbrance on the fee simple value, the courts should look to the rents paid by second generation users of big box space.   The Town, as if often the case,  relied entirely… Read more »