Stories tagged: assessments
Sun., April 29, 2018
Assessed value and your tax bill: Government spending has greatest impact on how much you pay
Property taxes and the tortured terminology surrounding them leave many homeowners confused. In the end, though, it’s pretty simple.
Mon., Dec. 12, 2016, 8 a.m.
Audit: Teacher assessments are playing hooky
When it meets Thursday, Idaho’s State Board of Education will discuss next steps after an audit showed 99 percent of teacher assessments from the 2014-15 school year were incomplete, late …
Fri., June 5, 2015
About one-quarter of Spokane County property assessments are wrong
Have Seattle home values finally breached the Cascades and lifted Spokane real estate? No. That sticker shock from the Spokane County Assessor’s Office that arrived in the mail this week …
Thu., Jan. 31, 2013
Data helps teachers learn about kindergartners’ abilities
Washington kindergartners are physically coordinated enough for their first year of school, but their ability to count to 20 and clearly express themselves are lagging, according to a new assessment …