Property Classification Appeal

  1. Reclassification Notice
  2. Other Options
  3. Change of Address
  4. Penalty Notice Letter

Notice of Reclassification of Residential Property


If you have received the Notice of Reclassification of Residential Property from the Assessor's Office, and this is your primary residence, you may appeal the reclassification (PDF). The criteria for distinguishing primary residence is defined in A.R.S. §42-12053. You have 30 days from the date of the Notice to complete the appeal form, attach the proper proof of residency and submit the form with proof of residency to the address below. For more information regarding the appeal procedures, please contact the Office of the Clerk of the Board at 602-506-3766.

Proof of Residency supporting documentation is satisfied with ONE of the following:

 
  • Copy of a portion of your last Income Tax Return showing your address (please do not send entire form - only name and address section)
  • Copy of current Utility Bill showing property address and mailing address (must be the same address)
  • Copy of Driver's License - Must show occupant's name and the property address
  • Copy of Motor Vehicle Registration - Must show occupant's name and the property address
  • Copy of Voter Registration Card - Must show occupant's name and the property address

Qualifying Family Member

is defined as:
  • Child-in-law or parent-in-law
  • Natural or adopted sibling
  • Owner's natural or adopted child or descendant of the owner's child
  • Parent or ancestor of the owner's parent
  • Stepchild or stepparent
Submit the appeal form and proof of residency to the Clerk of the Board's Office at:
 
Maricopa County Clerk of the Board
301 West Jefferson Street
10th Floor
Phoenix, AZ 85003
Fax: 602-506-6402
Email the Clerk

For more information regarding the appeal procedures, please contact the Clerk of the Board's Office at: 602-506-3766.