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Open Committee Position
   
Title:   Board of Property Tax Appeals
Posting End Date:   Open Until Filled

The Douglas County Board of Commissioners is seeking applicants to fill open positions on the Douglas County Board of Property Tax Appeals (BOPTA). They are actively encouraging citizens interested in contributing to the important process of reviewing property assessments to submit an application for membership to the Board of Property Tax Appeals for the October 15, 2019 through June 30, 2020 term.

The Board of Property Tax Appeals (BOPTA) consists of three non-office holding residents of the county. The BOPTA is responsible for hearing taxpayer appeals for reduction of the real market or assessed value of property. All members of the BOPTA are appointed by the Douglas County Board of Commissioners. The BOPTA consists of residents of the county who are not employees or members of a governing body of the county or of any taxing district within the county. A BOPTA board consists of three members that may rotate membership during the session. The number of BOPTA boards assigned will be based on the volume of appeals filed with the county.

Persons residing in Douglas County and interested in serving on this board are urged to submit an application to the Douglas County Board of Commissioners. Applications are available in the Board of Commissionersí Office, Room 217, Douglas County Courthouse, Roseburg; or by calling (541) 440-4201. For an electronic application visit our website at: www.co.douglas.or.us. Applications must be received in the Commissionerís Office no later than 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, September 3, 2019. The appointment process will be completed on or before October 15, 2019. Notification is provided to those who are appointed.

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