2017 Equalization Timeline

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  • July

    Assessor sends out notices of Assessor's assessed value (A.C.A. 26-23-203(2)(A)(A.C.A. 26-26-910). Notice advises property owner that he/she may apply to the EQ Board for adjustment from the Assessor's assessment, such application to be made on or before the third Monday in August.

  • July 10th

    County Clerk's Office begins making appointments to go before the EQ Board

    Call (501)303-5630 to schedule an appointment.

  • August 1st

    (A.C.A. 26-2-309) First meeting of the EQ Board - organization meeting and begin equalization process according to the report laid before it. Assessor delivers real and personal assessment rolls to EQ Board (A.C.A. 26-26-716)

  • August 21st

    Last day for property owner to make appointment for hearing before the Board based on the Assessor's notice of assessment (third Monday in August). (A.C.A. 26-27-317a)

  • September 29th

    Last day for regular equalization meetings. Adjournment of regular session. (A.C.A. 26-27-311(a)(1)(A) (A.C.A. 26-27-309)

  • October 2nd

    1st day the EQ Board may convene in special session, if necessary. (A.C.A. 26-27-311(a)(1)(A)

  • October 9th

    Last day to file an appeal in the County Court. (Second Monday in October) (A.C.A. 26-27-318(c)(1)

  • Special Session

    If ratio is below the percentage of true or fair market value, then special session may continue until, but not later than, the Third Monday in November. (A.C.A. 26-27-311)

    1. Completing its work of equalization of property assessments; or
    2. Reviewing or extending its work of equalization of property assessments.
  • November 20th

    Last day of special session of EQ Board. (A.C.A. 26-27-311)

    Last date any assessment may be changed

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8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Monday - Friday
Saline County Clerk
215 North Main Street
Benton, AR 72015

Phone: 501-303-5630

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