Reducing Bank Assessments

The banking industry is continually evolving with real estate strategies that are changing in the marketplace. With a portfolio of multi-state holdings, KEA professionals stay current in the market so that we can ensure accurate valuations for our clients. Within this specific industry, bank buildings incur costs that do not always translate to value. We bring value to our banking clients through a thorough, tested process; we do not just check the personal property and real estate boxes – we bring value reductions to your assets year after year.

Real Property

Every year, our team appraises thousands of commercial properties nationwide for taxation purposes. We ask the right questions, execute the right strategies, and secure the best tax position for our clients, specializing in many areas of CRE to include industrial, office, fast food, convenience stores and more.

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Personal Property

Our experienced team understands the opportunities available with personal property. It is simply not a compliance function and we believe strongly that a market approach while taking into account obsolescence in this area can yield significant tax savings.

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The Property Tax Cycle

01

FILE

At the beginning of the year, our team will request pertinent information that is crucial for the aggressive filing of renditions for your personal property and the analysis of real property. Strategy begins with good information.

02

ANALYZE

Once we’ve received all of the facts on your properties allowing us to perform appraisals, we begin the process of reviewing notices of value as they are issued by the local jurisdictions to determine cases of over-valuation.

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NEGOTIATE

In cases of over-valuation, KE Andrews will reach out to local assessors and appraisers to aggressively negotiate both informally, and formerly at board hearings in cases where an informal agreement can’t be reached.

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PROCESS

After values are finalized, we provide annual reports for accrual purposes, and we begin to process your tax bills for payment as they come. We integrate with your accounting systems and also have the ability to pay your physical property tax bills.

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Client Dashboard

Our client dashboard is designed to put real-time insights and executive oversight tools into your hands. We put your data to good use, allowing for important KPI’s to be understood at your fingertips. See your property tax position and portfolio with transparency like never before.

The Benefits of Our Services

Better Valuations

We are not just a compliance firm. We go after every opportunity to return revenue to your bottom line. Our aggressive but fair approach has been a hallmark of our organization since inception.

Better Service

The customer is at the heart of our business, and your needs are our priority. You will see a marked increase in responsiveness and care to you as a KEA client.

Better Reporting

Customer satisfaction is the most important facet of our business, something measured by our responsiveness to clients. We pride ourselves on the structure and team that we’ve built to exceed your expectations on response times and data delivery.

Better Accruals

Accruals for some companies can be of equal or greater importance than securing the lowest valuations. The systems we’ve designed around accruals and complex multi-state portfolios are second to none.

Better Integration

Our custom designed software allows for seamless integration with your accounting systems making us more than just a tax firm. We are your tax department down the hall.

Better Relationships

Our nationwide footprint of service currently operating in 76% of the counties in the US has allowed us to foster relationships with local assessors that span decades. This translates into better negotiations, and better results.

The Latest News From Our Team

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