The only way to appeal an Assessor's valuation of property is by filing a properly completed appeal petition in a timely manner with the Board of Equalization. There is no fee charged for filing an appeal. The prescribed appeal petition form must be used. A letter, an email, or a phone call is not acceptable as a substitute for the petition form.
The petition must be filed with the Board of Equalization at the below address.
Board of Equalization
Klickitat County 115 W. Court Street MS-CH 201
Goldendale, WA 98620
Petition forms are available directly from the BOE/the BOE website or may be downloaded from the Department of Revenue website.
Please be advised that "Emailed" Petitions are acceptable only for the purpose of protecting a deadline to file. You must still submit the original Petition with signature to our office.
Most Commonly Used Forms
The most commonly used forms are:
Taxpayer petition for review of real property valuation determination: Form 64 0075e
Taxpayer petition for review of personal property valuation determination: Form 64 0076 e
Taxpayer petition for review of current use determination: Form 64 0077e