Wisconsin Property Taxpayers, Inc. (WPT) is the voice of Wisconsin’s property taxpayers
in the State Capitol, working to reduce the statewide property tax burden and reform
Wisconsin’s antiquated and regressive property tax system.
Founded in 1985, WPT represents
the interests of thousands of commercial, agricultural and residential property taxpayers
throughout the state who volunteer their financial support and personal commitment
to the organization and its objectives.
WPT is the only statewide taxpayers’ organization
registered with the Ethics Division of the State’s Government Accountability Board
to lobby exclusively for property tax relief and reform. (Click “Back” in your browser
to return to WPTonline.org) WPT’s experienced government relations specialists, field
representatives and technical support staff conduct a variety of activities including
legislative analysis, policy and opinion research, media relations, public information
and legislative liaison service, to increase public and legislative support for the
organization’s public policy objectives.
WPT regularly communicates with members
through personal contact, newsletters, member surveys, policy briefs and legislative
WPT assists members in dealing with local property tax issues and answers
members’ questions related to assessments, property tax exemptions, state laws and
administrative rules, and provides information useful in appealing and reducing their
property tax liability.
For more information about who we are, what we do, and what
we have helped to accomplish over the years, go here
WPT is the voice of Wisconsin’s Property Taxpayers, your voice, in the Wisconsin State Legislature. Whether you have a comment, a thought to share, a question about your assessment or property tax bill, how your property tax dollars are spent, what’s going on in the Legislature, or any one of a thousand property tax related questions we answer for our members, WPT wants to hear from you. If you are not a member, but would like to join the thousands of taxpayers around the state who support and relyon us to protect their interests in the Legislature.