Best of luck to you!
Homestead Realty Inc
Debby Homestead Realty Inc
But the great news is if you buy at a lower price then in virtually all towns they will lower the property value for tax purposes to whatever you bought it for. So if your purchase drop the assessed value of the house, it is likely to result in lower taxes.
If you can send me an address and your contact information I will have one of my colleagues go over this with you in depth. We can figure it out for you!