1. Can’t make it to the GIE+EXPO 2017?
    LawnSite brings the trade show floor to your fingertips with our new GIE+EXPO 2017 Sneak Peek video series debuting now in the Lawn Mowing forum.

    Dismiss Notice

blue book value

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by shaughnessylawn, Feb 3, 2005.

  1. shaughnessylawn

    shaughnessylawn LawnSite Member
    Messages: 117

    Is there a web sit to find equipment Blue Book Value!!!!! I looked and could not find anything???for a bobcat skid steer
     
  2. lwcmattlifter

    lwcmattlifter LawnSite Senior Member
    from NC
    Messages: 859

    You might want to try http://www.machinefinderads.com/ they have an appraisal link in the center of the page. I don't know how good it is, but if you use it let me know what you think.
     
  3. wrightlawn

    wrightlawn LawnSite Member
    Messages: 33

    i have never used kelly blue book for equipment prices but i know they are way off for car and truck prices. Try black book instead. i think it is a paid service though.
     
  4. dforbes

    dforbes LawnSite Member
    Messages: 195

    call your county collectors office. They have books on every type of equiptment with accurate values, to figure your personal property tax.
     
  5. Boycea

    Boycea LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 451

    Try your local dealer. My local dealer has a book that has used equipment prices. It prices the machines by the number of hours on it. The book is printed every 6 months or year, I dont remember which one. good luck

    Adam
     
  6. Richard Martin

    Richard Martin LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 14,699

    There is no personal property tax in Maryland except in special business circumstances. I know of no-one who pays them. Even if you qualify to pay them (which no-one does anyway) it's up to you to come up with the value. I actually tried to pay them one time and the state told me to go away. You know, that trying to be legal thing.
     
  7. shaughnessylawn

    shaughnessylawn LawnSite Member
    Messages: 117

    thanks ill try them rich when we all meeting up
     
  8. Richard Martin

    Richard Martin LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 14,699

    I was waiting to hear back from you. I didn't know whether or not you had read that posting. It has to be sometime this month. PM me your phone number and I'll call you.
     

Share This Page