Assessing Office

Mission Statement

Provide the fairest possible state equalized valuation and taxable valuation to each individual taxable real and personal property within the City of Holland, which collectively serve as the tax base for the City, portions of various other taxing jurisdictions with boundaries totally or partially within the City; provide efficient management for a comprehensive records system that encompasses several different classes of property; and provide an annual assessment roll against which multiple tax millage rates are applied.

True Cash Value of Real & Personal Property

This office takes into consideration various factors to establish the True Cash (Fair Market) Value of Real and Personal Property, including:

  • Age of home and/or other buildings
  • Building square footage
  • Description of the property and its improvements
  • Land value
  • Lot dimensions
  • Value-enhancing amenities