Pierce Atwood Attorney Steven Silver Appointed to Portland, Maine Board of Assessment Review

At its October 2, 2017 meeting, Portland City Council appointed Pierce Atwood attorney Steven J. Silver to the Board of Assessment Review. The Board is empowered to “grant property tax abatements pursuant to state law and to determine the tax exempt status of real and personal property.” The Board meets when property tax appeals are filed, holds public hearings, and issues written decisions on its findings. Steve has extensive experience working with residential and commercial property owners on real and personal property assessment issues.