Sec. 18-49. Election of assessor.
For purposes of personnel management, the city manager shall appoint a person as city assessor who shall assess for taxation all real estate in the city. In assessing such real property, the city assessor shall follow the assessment methods as prescribed by the Code of Virginia and the regulations as developed by the Virginia Department of Taxation. Included in such provisions is a procedure for the orderly consideration of appeals by a court-appointed board of equalization. Questions regarding assessment practices of the city assessor may be directed to either the city manager or city council. (Code 1959, § 12-36; Ord. of 4-13-76; Ord. No. O-93-250, 9-14-93)
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