· In completing the WV-2848 Power of Attorney Form: This form is a Tax Division form. OTA needs this form completed in all cases
whereby you wish a representative to be involved with your case. OTA does NOT require the document to be an
original or with original signatures for purposes related to OTA business. A copy will suffice. All other aspects of the form apply for Tax
· Petitions for reassessment or refund presented to this agency should be complete and properly signed by the petitioner or their representative. It is extremely important that contact information for you and your representative are on the forms to include full addresses and working telephone numbers.
· According to the governing statute for appeal to this office, the taxpayer has exactly 60 calendar days to submit their petition, counting from the day they receive the notice of assessment or denial of refund letter from the State Tax Commissioner’s Office, failure to meet this deadline, even by one day, will likely result in dismissal of your petition from the docket. There are no exceptions to this statutory requirement.