Real estate taxes going up again
in the UK, not only in NJ. According to this article, Q&A: Council tax revaluation: The value of every home in England is being reassessed to calculate new council tax payments, it’s going to be done by computers:
This time technology will play a much bigger role – with fewer site visits to individual homes. The exercise will be conducted by the Valuation Office Agency (VOA) – an arm of the Inland Revenue. They will use computer modelling technology to speed up the process, using sales information and data about number of rooms, floor area and the age of properties.
Take out your checkbooks and hand ’em over.