Property Taxes obtained reductions in 90% of their residential and commercial appeals versus other
agents only up to 82% of their appeals".
Discount Property Taxes is
owned and operated by Stephen M. Maida.
Mr. Maida is a graduate of The University of Texas at Austin. He
has over 13 years experience protesting property tax values. In addition to experience protesting
taxes, Mr. Maida has extensive experience in real estate
development, construction, sales, property management, and
development consulting for both residential and commercial real
estate projects. This knowledge of multiple disciplines gives Mr.
Maida a unique advantage against the opposition (the county tax
appraisers). We handle both residential and commercial real estate
property tax protests (including large institutional assets).
Mr. Maida is a licensed
Realtor, giving him access to the Austin Multiple Listing Service
(MLS) comparable sales data and rent data (used to evaluate
income producing property). He has long term relationships with
numerous brokers. Mr. Maida maintains an ongoing database of
both residential and commercial comparable sales to use along with complex
financial models to argue your tax valuations down as LOW AS
We believe in keeping it
simple, so we have made the process to register your property(s)
very easy. Click on Register Property and follow the simple
steps, read our contract, and click on I agree. Then,
print the appropriate Appointment of Agent form, sign and email it
in order to
get us started preparing to protest your taxes.