special assessment

noun

Definition of special assessment

  1. :  a specific tax levied on private property to meet the cost of public improvements that enhance the value of the property

1875

First Known Use of special assessment

1875


Law Dictionary

special assessment

noun

Legal Definition of special assessment

  1. :  a specific tax levied on private property to meet the cost of public improvements that provide a special benefit enhancing the value of the property


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