Commercial Property Tax

Commercial Property Tax

Commercial property taxes represent one of the largest areas of tax exposure and risk for companies and have become more complex because of tax reform and changing tax law. The resources needed to comply with the multitude of taxing jurisdictions and accurately calculate commercial property tax can and will impact your bottom line.

Ryan’s team of Commercial Property Tax professionals, including attorneys, appraisers, CMIs, engineers, and financial analysts, have experience in all industries across nearly every jurisdiction, and deliver substantial client value and commercial property tax savings.

As the largest property tax practice in North America, we have an international presence backed by deep local expertise and relationships to stay current of market trends. We leverage robust technology while providing 24/7 Web access and a customized portal for accurate, real-time appeals tracking to ensure ongoing client communication, outstanding service, and continuous value.

Assessment Review
Ensuring your commercial real estate appraisal is assessed at fair market value (FMV), Ryan’s team of experts research and gather information, analyzing the data using the appropriate valuation approach—cost, sales comparison, and income. If the decision is to proceed with a commercial property tax appeal, we work together to set a target value and keep you updated so that you are never left out of the process.

Appeal Services
Our Commercial Property Tax professionals file your appeal documents, make case preparations, and represent you before any informal or formal administrative panels or boards making sure no step is missed in the appeal process. Communicating with you throughout the process to preserve your commercial property tax appeal rights beyond the administrative level ensures you don’t pay a penny more than you should in property taxes.

PropertyPoint Technology
Leverage our state-of-the-art property tax software to track your commercial property tax history by property and by parcel to fit your company’s needs. PropertyPoint is a cloud-based application, thus accessible with any internet browser, and available to our clients 24/7. This application provides straight-forward analytics, sophisticated Action View workflow management, and produces customizable SMART reporting capabilities that can be tailored to your company's specifications.

Budgets and Accruals
Take advantage of our expert management of your commercial property tax expenses through cash and/or accrual budgets for every property in your portfolio.

Pre-Acquisition Reports
Our Commercial Property Tax team provides an assessment and tax history of your potential acquisitions using our local market knowledge to produce future tax estimates that consider the potential acquisition prices, so you can be comfortable knowing that all aspects of your acquisition have been researched and analyzed.

Tax Bill Administration 
We can handle your company’s corporate property tax bills from start to finish—receiving, tracking, maintaining, and transmitting payment files—so you don’t have to worry about missing bills.

 

Commercial Real Estate
Ryan’s commercial real estate experts work with owners, asset managers, developers, property managers, real estate investment trusts (REITs), and property types spanning the industry.

Data Centers
With extensive experience in the data center industry and a team of experts comprised of licensed attorneys, appraisers, and CMIs, our software maintains all your information in a single database, allowing us to track and report on your business property tax deadlines, assessed values, tax amounts, and appeal activities.

Financial and Insurance
Providing commercial property tax services for all financial property types, including banking, financial, and insurance headquarters, as well as real estate owned (REO) and troubled assets, we deliver innovative tax-saving opportunities that substantially reduce your property tax bill.

Hospitality, Hotels, and Resorts
Offering vast experience and knowledge working with large national hospitality companies, regional hotels, timeshares, and resorts, our experts have a thorough grasp of the complexities surrounding the hospitality industry’s unique economic environment and tax valuation considerations. 

Manufacturing
Ryan serves hundreds of manufacturing companies in a wide variety of segments, sizes, and property types. Our experience includes consumer and industrial products, high-tech, materials, and automotive, providing a comprehensive program specifically directed toward assessing the unique commercial property tax challenges of the manufacturing industry.

Multifamily Housing
Offering in-depth knowledge and expertise within the multifamily industry, Ryan’s specialized representation in this market provides our clients innovative strategies and targeted best practices for reducing their ad valorem taxes. 

Student Housing
Ryan’s considerable experience within the student housing industry and specialized representation in this niche market provides our clients the best strategies for reducing their tax liability.