In conjunction with the Belleville property revaluation (or “reval”) recently ordered by the Essex County Board of Taxation, below is a document explaining the process (please click on the document image to view/print it in full-screen mode.)
To assist with the reval, Professional Property Appraisers, Inc. (or PPA) has been authorized by the Township of Belleville to inspect properties within the Township to collect data necessary to establish your 2019 Revaluation Assessment.
When any of the employees of Professional Property Appraisers, Inc. (or PPA) arrive at your home, they will be bearing an official letter showing they are a a bona fide field representative of Professional Property Appraisers, Inc. and are inspecting on behalf of the Township of Belleville. PPA field representatives will also carry and display an official ID badge.
Facsimiles of the the official letter and ID badges are presented on the Tax Assessor’s webpage for your reference.
If you have any questions as to the validity of their identification, please call the Township of Belleville Municipal Assessor’s Office at (973)-450-3304 or the Township of Belleville Police Department at (973) 450-3333.
Thank you for your courtesy and cooperation.
Kevin M Esposito, CTA