[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Board of the Town of Ledgeview 12-3-2001 by Ord. No. 2001-10. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Taxation — See Ch. 101.
The Board of Review shall consist of seven members which shall consist of the five members of the Town Board, the Deputy Town Clerk and one citizen who shall be a resident of the Town and shall not hold any public office or be publicly employed.
The citizen member shall be appointed by the Town Chairperson for a term of five years ending on December 31 of the fifth full year of service.
The Town Board hereby provides for the appointment of alternates to serve on the Board of Review in the event a standing member of the Board of Review is removed or unable to serve for any reason. The Town Board may name as many alternates as it deems necessary to meet the statutory requirement that no less than three Board of Review members are needed to make a final determination of an objection to the property assessment. When appointment of an alternate is necessary, the appointment must be made no less than 48 hours prior to a meeting of the Board of Review.
The members of the Board of Review shall serve without compensation.
The Board of Review shall have the powers and duties prescribed by W.S.A. s. 70.47.
[Added 10-4-2004 by Ord. No. 2004-010]
Whenever the Assessor, in the performance of the Assessor’s duties, requests or obtains income and expense information pursuant to § 70.47(7)(af), Wis. Stats., or any successor statute thereto, then, such income and expense information that is provided to the Assessor shall be held by the Assessor on a confidential basis, except, however, that said information may be revealed to and used by persons: in the discharging of duties imposed by law; in the discharge of duties imposed by office (including but not limited to use by the Assessor in performance of official duties of the Assessor’s office and use by the Board of Review in performance of its official duties); or pursuant to order of a court. Information shall not be redisclosed by any such individuals to any person or persons not authorized to receive that information. Income and expense information provided to the Assessor under this section, unless a court determines that it is inaccurate, shall not be subject to the right of inspection and copying under § 19.35(l), Wis. Stats.