Board of Equalization
The Board of Equalization is a 6-member citizen panel nominated by the Board of Supervisors and approved by the Judge of the Circuit Court each general reassessment year and require training by the Virginia Department of Taxation before sitting on the Board.
Public notice is hereby given that the Board of Equalization for Caroline County will meet on the days hereafter listed for the purpose of hearing complaints of inequalities including errors in acreage. Upon hearing such complaints, either oral or written, the Board will give consideration andsuch real estate assessments. Before a change can be granted, the taxpayer or his agent must overcome a clear presumption in favor of the assessment. The taxpayer or agent must provide a preponderance of the evidence that the assessment of the property is not uniform with the assessments of other similar properties or that the property is assessed in excess of its fair market value.
Appointments will be scheduled every thirty (30) minutes to minimize waiting. To appear before the Board of Equalization, please call 804-633-3493. You can also fill out an appeals form.
Meetings of the Board to hear objections will be held at the Caroline Community Services Center, located at 17202 Richmond Turnpike, Milford, Virginia 22514.
The date(s) and time(s) are:
Tuesday, August 24 from 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Tuesday, August 31 from 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
(Additional dates and times will be scheduled if necessary and advertised)