The Village of Summit contracts with an independent firm for assessment services to fill the Appointed Statutory Position of Assessor. Grota Appraisals, LLC is the current firm and holds a two year contract with Summit (2013 - 2015).
The Assessor's main responsibility is to value all real and personal property according to state law.
The Assessor additionally holds monthly office hours at the Village Hall, field verifies new, razed and altered buildings, provides notice of changed assessments to residents, provides the official assessment roll to Village Clerk, holds annual Open Book inspections, and attends all sessions of the Board of Review.
GROTA APPRAISALS, LLC
N88W16573 Main Street
Menomonee Falls, WI 53051
Village Hall Office Hours
1st Tuesday of each Month
8:30 am - 11:30 am
OPEN BOOK & BOARD OF REVIEW INFORMATION:
2016 OPEN BOOK
MAY 3RD 9 AM - 11 AM
CALL GROTA APPRAISALS AT (262) 253-1142 FOR AN APPOINTMENT
2016 BOARD OF REVIEW
WEDNESDAY, MAY 25 BEGINNING AT 6 PM
BOARD OF REVIEW **BY APPOINTMENT ONLY**
Contact Clerk for appointments (262) 567-2757
*48 HOUR NOTICE OF INTENT PRIOR TO BOARD OF REVIEW IS REQUIRED*
Notice of Intent can be provide by calling (262) 567-2757 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org
If I disagree with the assessment or classification of my property, what can I do about it?
If you disagree with your assessment, sec. 70.47, Wis. Stats., grants you the right to appeal.
There is a local Board of Review (BOR) for all property assessed by the local assessor. The Wisconsin Board of Assessors reviews manufacturing property assessed by the state assessors. For information on filing an appeal with the Wisconsin Board of Assessors, please refer to the DOR website on the Business tab under Manufacturing. There are some requirements to appeal your assessment to the BOR.
- A written or oral notice of your intent to file an objection must be filed with the Board's clerk at least 48 hours before the first scheduled meeting of the BOR.
- A written and signed form of objection to property assessment must be filled out and filed with the BOR clerk within the first 2 hours of the BOR’s first scheduled meeting.
- Objection forms are available from the local clerk.
Click on the following to access related forms and publications
Objection Form for Real Property Assessment - before submitting this form, either attend Open Book or talk with Grota Appraisals (252.253.1142)
Guide for Property Owners - great information on Assessments, equalized value, etc.