Desert Messenger

December 5, 2012

Desert Messenger is your local connection for news, events, and entertainment!

Issue link:

Contents of this Issue


Page 10 of 39

December 5, 2012 Page 11 Assessor���s Corner Series 1 of 7 Introduction to Property Tax Relief Programs The La Paz County Assessor���s of���ce is now preparing for the application period of Property Tax Relief Programs for permanent Arizona residents. The different types of programs available (just to name a few) are: ��� Property Tax Exemption for Widow, Widowers, and Disabled Persons ��� Property Tax Exemption for NonPro���t Organizations ��� Religious Property Exemption ��� Arizona���s Historic Property Reduction Program ��� Property Tax Exemption for Native Americans residing within the boundaries of the Colorado River Indian Reservation and own property. ��� Property Tax Deferral program (Must be ���led by April 1st each year) ��� The Senior Valuation Protection Option (aka the Valuation Freeze) for senior 65 or over. (Application period begins March 1, application must be submitted by September 1 for 2013) For most programs the application period is between the months of January 1 and March 1 of each calendar year, the La Paz County Assessor accepts applications for most of the tax relief programs. Application forms for each type of program are available at La Paz County Assessor���s Of���ce starting at the end of December. During the application period, the La Paz County Assessor���s staff will visit the outlying areas of La Paz County for your convenience. Noti���cation to our taxpayers will be posted with the media such as radio, cable, newspaper, ���yers, etc. Let���s take advantage of this service and watch for this announcement during the Holidays and throughout the application period. Each type of property tax relief program has certain guidelines that must be met before consideration, such as: Residency, household income, medical, total assessment value of property(s), age, property status, and for organizations, pre-requisites of exemption status. For additional information, you may contact our of���ce or stop by to visit any time at: La Paz County Assessor, 1112 Joshua Avenue, Suite 204, Parker 928-669-6165. Hours: 7:00am to 6:00pm, Monday thru Thursday. Mail Forwarding & Home Base Services Website: eMail: (605) 939-0550 To Send Your Mail to the Quartzsite Satellite Office: (For USPS) Insert your name c/o Americas Mailbox P.O. Box 868 Quartzsite AZ 85346 (For FedEx/UPS) Insert your name c/o Americas Mailbox 131 W Main St, Space 6 Quartzsite AZ 85346 Why stand in line at the Post Office? Let us handle your mail! Stop by for details. And yes, we are a Certified Mail Receiving Agency by USPS: Our 10th year in business! ANYONE (SNOWBIRDS, LOCALS, BUSINESSES & VENDORS) WHO WANTS TO RECEIVE MAIL & PACKAGES WHILE IN THE QUARTZSITE AREA CAN USE OUR SERVICES! Ma ke y o u r ma i l a n d p a c ka g e p i c k-u p q u ic k a n d e a sy ! U se u s o n e t i me o r h u n d r e d s��� E Z P a y A s Yo u U se It P la n IN and OUT in under 2 minutes instead of hours! We���re right across from the post office on Main Street with LOTS & LOTS of parking FEATURED PROPERTY One of a Kind One acre with Cook House, Bunk House, Rec Room, RV hookups, walk to town. Owner will finance. 195,000 $ 55 North Smith Facing BLM fenced with large roll gate for easy access. All utilities on property. Assumable Loan. 668 Cienega Only $47,500 AZ Properties Unlimited Realty Really Neat Property For Large Park Model or RV With all utilities, covered with colored stone. Brick front fence with wrought iron RV gate. 605 Bonanza Drive $46,000 545 DeWitt Lane, Quartzsite Biggest Lot in Subdivision One 8���x10��� building with washer hookup & shelving. One 6���x10��� storage with shelving. Fenced, brick on front & 1 side wrought iron drive-through gate. 621 Byrd Lane $65,000 Best of the Best Split 3 bedroom, Convenient Kitchen, covered deck overlooking beautifully manicured yard and fountain. 60���x14��� covered storage for RV. Pride of Ownership shows throughout. Owner will finance 880 Connor Lane $99,500 Lots of Storage Three 10x8 Metal storage buildings, one with washer & refrigerator. 20���x20��� carport. Fenced. Nicely decorated. 615 Comanche Drive $51,000 Enjoy Privacy and Sunset With your RV under this large Kool Kover plus big custom insulated garage & additional big laundry room. Two 20��� pull thru gates on this private corner lot. 776 Emerald REDUCED! WAS $74,500 $69,500 What a Buy Pride of ownership shows on this fenced corner property with upgraded, immaculate Park model home plus large covered patio and utility building with washer. 595 Desert Drive REDUCED! WAS $64,700 $56,500 Extra Large Corner Lot Mexican Brick two sides. Entrance from each street, 1 full hook-up. 706 Falcon $48,000 Hank Covey, Broker 928-927-5519 Live Like a King and Queen Completely finished living room or recreation room with refrigerator, TV, DVD, table, reclining chair, heating and AC. Also an additional 8���x14��� finished building with bath and washer and dryer. 15���x40��� patio slab, 2 RV hookups and rock front fence. Reduced from $95,500 638 Desert NOW $79,500 Lean Back & Kick Back - It���s a Dandy Enjoy a perfect furnished home with day room or enjoy the covered deck or the 30���x50��� open patio. Several citrus trees, two custom storage buildings with utilities. Owner Financing Available 628 Emerald Drive All For $55,500 Live Free - Make Money Quiet RV Park with good income. Beautiful home, garages and workshop. $270,000 Improved Lots All utilities, fenced 3 sides ONLY 3 LEFT Low, Low down payment 645 Comanche, 648 Desert, 658 Desert $38,500 928-927-5519 ALL PROPERTIES ARE DEEDED

Articles in this issue

Links on this page

Archives of this issue

view archives of Desert Messenger - December 5, 2012