# How Is Assessed Value Calculated?

Assessed Value = Market Value x (Assessment Rate / 100)

The first calculation is based on the market value of the property and the determined assessment rate.

The market value is multiplied by the assessment rate, in decimal form, to get the assessed value.

## How do you find the market value of an assessed value?

Complications with assessed values

To calculate the assessed value when a local government uses such a percentage, you’ll have to take the property’s fair market value and then multiply it by the chosen percentage.

## How is assessed value calculated in Florida?

RATES: Florida property tax is based on assessed value of the property on January 1 of each year, minus any exemptions or other adjustments used to determine the property’s taxable value. Any applicable exemptions are subtracted from the just value to determine the initial taxable value.

## What does assessed value of property mean?

An assessed value is the dollar value assigned to a property to measure applicable taxes. Assessed valuation determines the value of a residence for tax purposes and takes comparable home sales and inspections into consideration.

## What is assessment rate?

The assessed value of your property is determined on a certain date. In many jurisdictions, the value is assessed annually. The property tax rate, also called a multiplier or mill rate, is a percentage (expressed in decimal form) by which the assessed value of your property is multiplied to determine your tax bill.

## How do you calculate the assessed value of a property?

Multiply your property’s market value by the assessment rate for your locality to find the assessed value before exemptions. For example, if your locality assesses at 40 percent and your home has a fair market value of \$180,000, multiply \$180,000 by 0.4 to find the assessed value before exemptions equals \$72,000.

## How much should you pay over the assessed value of a home?

So if, say, the market value of your home is \$200,000 and your local assessment rate is 80%, then the assessed value of your home is \$160,000. That \$160,000 is then used by your local government to calculate your property taxes. The higher your home’s assessed value, the more you’ll pay in taxes.

## What is the difference between just value and assessed value?

Every parcel of real property has a just value, an assessed value, and a taxable value. The just value is the property’s market value. The taxable value is the assessed value minus exemptions and is the value the tax collector uses to calculate the taxes due.

## What is the difference between appraised value and assessed value of a home?

Assessed values represent what the county uses to determine property taxes while the appraised value is a current market valuation, often used during the home sale process. Lenders rely on appraised value when sizing up a home loan application.

## What is assessed Soh value?

SOH is an assessment limitation, or “cap”, on increases in the assessed value of a homestead residence. Those increases are limited to 3% or the percent change in the CPI (Consumer Price Index), whichever is less. The “cap” goes into effect beginning the year after a homestead exemption is granted.