TO: THE LAKE GASTON GAZETTE FAX TO:  252 586-3522 RUN DATES:  WEDNESDAY APRIL 25, 2018 lggads@lakegastongazette.com

TO: ROANOKE CHOWAN NEWS HERALD FAX TO:  252 332-3940 RUN DATES:  SATURDAY APRIL 28, 2018 anna.phipps@r-cnews.com      TO: ROANOKE RAPIDS NEWS HERALD FAX TO:  252 537-5411 RUN DATE:  SUNDAY APRIL 22, 2018 pwhite@rrdailyherald.com    

FROM:  CATHY B. ALLEN TAX ADMINISTRATOR

REF: LEGAL NOTICE, CERTIFICATION & TEAR SHEET REQUESTED 2 COL X 6 INCHES PROX.

DATE:    APRIL 17, 2018

NOTICE TO NORTHAMPTON COUNTY PROPERTY OWNERS

PURSUANT TO G.S. 105-322, THE NORTHAMPTON COUNTY BOARD OF EQUALIZATION AND REVIEW HEREBY GIVES NOTICE THAT IT WILL CONVENE IN THE COMMISSIONERS ROOM, ON COURT HOUSE SQUARE, IN JACKSON, NC AT 10:30 A.M. ON MONDAY MAY 7, 2018 AND AT 6:15 P.M. ON MONDAY, MAY 21, 2018.  THE PURPOSE OF THE MEETINGS WILL BE THAT OF RECEIVING REQUESTS FOR APPOINTMENTS WITH THE BOARD TO HEAR APPEALS TO INCREASE OR DECREASE THE APPRAISED VALUE OF PROPERTY THAT IN THE PROPERTY OWNER’S OPINION HAS BEEN LISTED AT A VALUE MORE OR LESS THAN THE MARKET VALUE OF PROPERTIES AS OF OUR LAST REAPPRAISAL, EFFECTIVE JANUARY 1, 2015, AS REQUIRED BY GENERAL STATUE 105-283 FOR THE YEAR 2018.

THE BOARD WILL ADJOURN AFTER THE ABOVE LISTED MEETINGS FOR THE PURPOSE OF RECEIVING APPEALS OF VALUE.  APPEALS NOT RECEIVED BY THE BOARD OR BY THE CLERK TO THE BOARD OF EQUALIZATION AND REVIEW AT THE TIME OF THE BOARDS ADJOURNMENT MAY 21, 2018 WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED DURING 2018.

IT IS PREFERRED THAT REQUESTS FOR APPOINTMENTS TO APPEAR BEFORE THE BOARD BE MADE IN A WRITTEN STATEMENT INDICATING THE PARCEL NUMBER, THE OWNERS OPINION OF THE PROPERTY VALUE, PROOF SUPPORTING THE OWNERS OPINION OF THAT VALUE, THE OWNERS ADDRESS AND PHONE NUMBER.  THAT SUCH REQUEST BEING MADE IN WRITING IS DIRECTED TO:  CATHY B. ALLEN, CLERK TO THE BOARD OF EQUALIZATION AND REVIEW, PO BOX 637, JACKSON, NC  27845.  PROPERTY OWNERS WHO NEED ASSISTANCE IN PREPARING THEIR WRITTEN REQUEST ARE INVITED TO VISIT THE TAX DEPARTMENT FOR ASSISTANCE.

THOSE ENTERING SUCH APPEALS TO THE BOARD WILL BE NOTIFIED IN WRITING OF THE TIME, DATE AND PLACE FOR THEIR HEARING BEFORE THE BOARD OF EQUALIZATION AND REVIEW.

CATHY B. ALLEN CLERK TO BOARD OF E & R *PLEASE VERIFY RECEIPT OF FAX – EMAIL   cathy.allen1@nhcnc.net