Journal of Property Tax Assessment & Administration

The Journal of Property Tax Assessment & Administration publishes scholarly and practical articles on assessment administration, tax policy, and appraisal. Brief tips, legislative news, and position statements are also accepted. Reports/studies that reflect preliminary research findings, investigations into areas of potential research, methodological suggestions, and comments on prior published research will also be considered for publication.

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Current Issue: Volume 17, Issue 1 (2020)



A hedonic approach to determining the sources of inequity
Wei Sun, Mark Sunderman Ph.D., and Paul Bidanset


Taxable value increase limits revisited
Alan Dornfest AAS, Kathlynn Ireland, and Mark Southard


Property tax rates and house prices: the impact of relatively high and low property tax rates
Norm G. Miller Ph.D., Anthony Pennington-Cross Ph.D., and Michael Sklarz Ph.D.