Mike Hagen founded TaxCuts1, Inc. in 2003 after a decade as attorney and key administrator for the Lee County Property Appraiser. Hagen's property tax experience is packaged with 28 years as a real estate broker & 30 years as a Lic. Fla. attorney. TaxCuts1 utilizes Hagen's sizeable knowledge gained by litigating 150+ property tax lawsuits and over 1000 administrative appeals, putting it to work for SW Florida's COMMERCIAL property owners. Most property tax reps are headquartered in Tampa or Miami and only occasionally work the SW Florida area. TaxCuts1 is considered by many real estate professionals to be the most experienced, locally based rep focused solely on Southwest Florida property taxes.
Hagen's years of managing the Property Appraiser's, commercial, agricultural, exemption, public service, data auditor and condominium depts. provide him with a wide base of knowledge to use on your behalf. He knows the key players and the rules of this very specific, high stakes property tax game. He have literally dozens of tax savings strategies at our disposal, including:
administrative appeals & property tax consulting
commercial properties: retail, hotels, offices, more, with focus upon the INCOME APPROACH to value
environmental issues & their impact on assessments
homestead exemptions: more complicated than meets the eye
timing the completion dates of new construction
splits and combinations
religious and charitable exemptions
and much, much more.
Our experience yields results: TaxCuts1's COMMERCIAL Specialists successfully cut many property tax assessments 2003-2017. See detailed, year by year results herein.
TaxCuts1 offers a variety of fee arrangements, including flat fee, hourly-based and contingency-based fees whereby we are only paid based on a % of what you save in property taxes. Please see the 1 minute video below for details. Click on the video icon.Thanks!