Minutes: 2007 Board of Review

Village of Plain

Board of Review

May 16, 2007



Members present:  President Raymond J. Ellenbolt; David Buchanan; Kevin Kraemer; James Liegel; Duane Meise; Robert Neuheisel: and, Sheila Tafs.  


Others present: Hallie Wendorff (Assessor)


Clerk/Treasurer Tafs convened the Board at 7:00 p.m.


Notice of Publication and Posting of the Board of Review was done in the following manner:  Home News on April 18, 2007; notices were also posted on the front door of the Municipal Building; at the Plain Post Office; The Peoples Community Bank; and, Phil’s Foods on April 18, 2007.


Liegel motioned to elect Raymond J. Ellenbolt to serve as chairman of the Board of Review.  This was seconded by Leeck, and then carried unanimously.


Wendorff signed the Affidavit of Assessment, and Clerk/Treasurer Tafs witnessed the signature and accepted the Assessment Roll. 


Raymond J. Ellenbolt, James Liegel and Sheila Tafs had attended Board of Review certification course and are certified for this year’s Board of Review. The Board was in compliance with Department of Revenue requirements.


Assessor Wendorff informed the board that Notice of Assessments were sent out on April 23, 2007.  She told the board that there was only one business that did not return their personal property form to her.  The present assessment ratio is 1.043, and projected is 1.00.  She gave a back-up disc to the Clerk for safe keeping in the village in case anything would happen to her computer. Prior year sales were reviewed by the board.


She asked the board to review the 2008 calendar and set a tentative date for the 2008 Board of Review.  A tentative date was set for Wednesday May 21, 2008 from 7:00 pm. to 9:00 p.m.


There were no appellants.


Kraemer motioned to adjourn.  This was seconded by Liegel, and carried unanimously at 9:00 p.m.





Sheila Tafs,