A large E&P company with substantial acreage in a major shale basin engaged Merit to minimize tax liability and transition the property tax function for a large block of assets in a pending sale.
Year-Over-Year Cash Tax Savings
Partnered with client’s internal tax department to maximize capabilities of both teams.
Negotiated directly with county appraisal districts (CADs) following a thorough review of appraisals.
Completed valuation work before CADs issued appraisal notices in most instances, lowering the basis for negotiations and avoiding formal public hearings.