By Charles Sampson, Partner
Charter One Realty
It’s that time of year again! Beaufort County Property Tax Time.
As Ben Franklin once said “Nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes.” If you ask me, living here in Beaufort County with Franklin’s two options, I will gladly pay my property taxes. The property taxes on an owner occupied residence are very reasonable at about a rate of ½ of a percent or the home’s value. Property taxes on other types of property are closer to the national norm of about 1.25% of the value.
With the 2015 tax bills in the mail, I checked on 10 of my clients and found some interesting errors. Of the 10, six were correct, two had the wrong mailing address and two I was able to point out approximately a…