Attention Assessors - Clarification on Assessment Topics

October 27, 2023

To: Certified Assessors, Public Assessor List, County Real Property Listers, Treasurers, Clerks, Registers of Deeds, Municipal Clerks and Treasurers

The Wisconsin Department of Revenue (DOR) is providing clarification on the following topics, specifically for assessors.

Use of Sales to Update Assessments

Determining if Property is Real or Personal

Creating a Parcel – initiated by the municipality or property owner

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