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Board of County Commissioners

County Board of Equalization

File a County Board of Equalization Appeal

Get information on how to file an appeal, upload/download documents, and check your appeal status,  and what you need to include with your appeal.  

File a County Board of Equalization Appeal

Taxpayer Rights for Further Appeals

If you are not satisfied with the County Board of Equalization’s decision, view other options to appeal further.

Taxpayer Rights for Further Appeals

Appeal Options

If you disagree with the Assessor’s Notice of Determination (NOD), you may choose to appeal that decision to the County Board of Equalization.

The CBOE will hear appeals during Sept. and Oct. for real property (land and buildings) and personal property (furnishings, machinery, and equipment), 39-8-104 and 39-8-107(2), C.R.S.  The CBOE must conclude its hearings and render decisions by Nov. 1, 2021, 39-8-107(2), C.R.S.  No later than Nov. 5, 2021, letters will be mailed and emailed to property owners advising them of the outcome of their appeal(s).  Online appeals may be filed beginning Aug. 30, 2021.

In Douglas County, the Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) sits as the County Board of Equalization (CBOE).  A taxpayer may choose to appeal the decision of the Assessor’s office to the CBOE.  In order to process appeals within the State’s statutory time limits, the BOCC appoints Hearing Officers to preside over hearings and to make recommendations to the CBOE.