Property Value Assessment 2017

Apr 12, 2017

Numerous residential and commercial property owners have questioned valuation assessments that came out last month. You can appeal your assessment, but there’s a short deadline for doing so. Informal reviews through Assessor’s Offices must be completed by April 25. Formal written protests must be postmarked by May 1.

In Cedar Rapids

  • Informal Appeal: Contact the Cedar Rapids Assessor’s Office at (319) 286-5888 to set up an appointment.
  • Formal Appeal: Board of Review petition forms may be obtained at the Assessor’s Office at the Cedar Rapids City Services Center, 500 15th Ave. SW, by sending email to, calling (319) 286-5888 to receive a petition form by mail, or downloading a form at Once there, click on “Further Information,” “Forms” and “Petition to Local Board of Review.”

In Linn County

  • Informal Appeal: Contact the Linn County Assessor’s Office at (319) 892-5220 to request a review.
  • Formal Appeal: Board of Review petition forms are available at the Linn County Assessor’s office, 935 Second St. SW and online at — click on “Appeal Assessment.”

For more information, visit the Linn County Assessor’s website.

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