Hagen Law Firm provides a full range of real estate-related law services, both transactional and litigation, to its SW FL clients. Drawing upon the combined experience of Mike Hagen's 30+ years of practice and 3 paralegals, the firm's focuses includes estate planning (trusts, wills, powers of attorney and more), probate, short sale representation, foreclosure defense, bankruptcy, buyer and seller representation and prompt, cost-effective real estate closings and title insurance services.
Hagen Law Firm's additional services include property tax consulting and appeals , agricultural exemptions (see the 2 AG exemption pages on our website), formation of LLCs and corporations, tax deeds/quiet title actions, commercial landlord/tenant issues, code enforcement cases and land use law and real estate development issues.
FL 2015 Homestead Exemption applications were due 3-1-2015. Do not delay, file now. Although most counties deem post-March 1 apps untimely, some counties allow them through early September. Each county has differing requirements, start by checking the county property appraiser's website for guidelines. Call us for experienced assistance if you hit a roadblock in obtaining this valuable tax benefit.
Attorney Michael S. Hagen
Michael S. Hagen, an AV rated attorney, has practiced real estate law in SW FL since 1985. He was the Lee County Property Appraiser's in-house attorney from 1994-2003, where he litigated 130+ property tax lawsuits and participated in 1000's of Value Adjustment Board hearings, while also administering the agricultural exemption, homestead, commercial and field data services departments.
Hagen successfully represents owners in property tax matters, agricultural exemption appeals and property tax litigation throughout SW FL area. Hagen also owns the property tax consulting, valuation and appeals brokerage, TaxCuts1, Inc.
Under Hagen's direction, Hagen Law Firm, endeavors to provide its real estate, estate planning and property tax clients with solid, cost-conscious, problem-solving strategies for all of their legal issues. The firm strives to maintain a reputation for excellence, honesty, integrity and personalized service.
Attorney Hagen is frequently quoted on property tax matters. Listen to an informative radio interview on Florida property tax appeals with Hagen & Lee Co. Property Appraiser Ken Wilkinson:
Sylvia Long:Sylvia@MikeHagen.com: Property tax and short sales Beth Fraser: Beth@MikeHagen.com: Estate planning, probate and bankruptcy Judy Prowl: Judy@MikeHagen.com: Real estate and litigation
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