Property taxes: how they're calculated

We're taking a closer look at the appeal success rate over the past five years here in El Paso County. In 2018, 629 appeals were filed. Of those 61% were adjusted and 39% were denied. In 2019, over 5,000 appeals were filed. 55% were adjusted and 44% were denied. In 2020, almost over 600 appeals were filed. Only 31% were adjusted and 66% were denied.