Commissioners seek property valuation arbitrator

Commissioners seek property valuation arbitrators
Posted on 04/10/2018

The La Plata County Board of County Commissioners is seeking independent arbiters to arbitrate property valuation disputes in the county in accordance with Colorado statute.

Applicants must be experienced in the area of property taxation and a registered, licensed or certified appraiser. Applicants should not hold another local government office and are disqualified if they have represented taxpayers in property tax protests, appeals and abatements in La Plata County for this tax year.

Compensation is $150 per case for residential property cases. For cases concerning any taxable property other than residential real property, the arbiter’s fees and expenses shall be an amount agreed upon by the taxpayer and the County Board of Equalization.


Submit letters of interest containing your name, address, phone number, and summary of qualifications by Friday, July 6, 2018 to: La Plata County, c/o Elizabeth Dufva 1101 East 2nd Avenue, Durango, CO 81301.