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IAAO office closed for Thanksgiving

The IAAO office in Kansas City, Missouri will be closed on Thursday, Nov. 24 and Friday, Nov. 25 in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday. Regular office hours will resume on Monday, Nov. 28.

IAAO elections results announced

IAAO has completed the election process for the Board of Directors and congratulations to the following members elected to serve in 2023.

President-Elect - Rebecca Malmquist, CAE, City of Minneapolis, Minneapolis, Minnesota
Vice President - Donna VanderVries, CAE, AAS, PPS, Muskegon County Equalization, Muskegon, Michigan
Region 1 Director - Alvin Lankford, CAE, AAS, Williamson Central Appraisal District, Georgetown, Texas
Region 2 Director Roderick Conley, AAS, RES, Chatham County Board of Assessors, Savannah, Georgia
Region 3 Director Dwane Brinson, CAE, RES, AAS, Durham County Tax Administrator's Office, Durham, North Carolina

New issue of the Journal available for download

Volume 19, Issue 2 of the Journal of Property Tax Assessment & Administration is now available to download and read. Articles in this issue cover California’s State-County Assessors’ Partnership Agreement Program; a comparison between regularized machine learning and the eigenvector spatial filter approach; results of a survey on the use of AVMs; and property tax assessment inequities in Monmouth County, New Jersey.

IAAO is hiring

Are you seeking your next opportunity in mass appraisal, to lead and support a large, diverse global community by providing extraordinary service and instilling best practices in assessment administration? Do you possess a curiosity involving mapping and technology? If so, the International Association of Assessing Officers (IAAO) invites you to apply to our newly created position of Assessor Analyst (Technology). See current list of openings.

2023 membership renewals underway; dues increase slightly

IAAO membership renewals for 2023 started in October and at its July meeting, the IAAO Board of Directors approved an increase of membership dues by $15 for Regular and Associate members. This increase applies with the 2023 membership year and are reflected in the renewal notices. The board cited rising costs associated with the continued delivery of high-quality benefits for its members as the reason for the increase. Members were sent invoices or can renew online.

Update Your Member Profile

IAAO is continuing its demographic data collection campaign to have members update profile information, which includes more details than previously collected. Profile updates are a focal point for the IAAO Diversity and Inclusion Task Force and this information will be used to assess IAAO’s membership makeup and highlight the diversity of our global community. Update your profile at www.iaao.org/demologin.


Meetings & Programs

Register for Legal Seminar, Dec. 1-2 in Austin

Registration is underway for the IAAO Annual Legal Seminar Dec. 1-2 in Austin, where attendees will hear from industry experts on legal topics of interest to members of the assessment and property tax industry.  Full session descriptions and the seminar brochure will be available in September. Early-bird discounted registration fees are $500 for members and $700 for nonmembers. The seminar will take place at The Austin Omni Downtown Hotel. IAAO will seek approval for continuing education credits for states if requested by Oct. 1. IAAO professional designees can earn recertification credit (13.5 hours) for attending the seminar. 

Industry Events

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  • December 1 2022
    IAAO Legal Seminar 12/01/2022 The IAAO Legal Seminar offers the unique perspective of members who are primarily involved in legal issues. The seminar presents substantive and procedural developments in law that affect assessments and valuation. The seminar will take place in Austin, Texas on Dec. 1-2, 2022. Add to Calendar
  • December 16 2022
    New Board Member Orientation - December 2022 12/16/2022 Registration for this event is by invitation only. Hotel: Hotel Phillips 106 W 12th St., Kansas City, MO 64105 Meeting: IAAO 314 W 10th St., Kansas City, MO 64105 Add to Calendar
  • January 25 2023
    Evaluating CAMA Software • The Best Fit for You 01/25/2023 Changing CAMA software can be one of the most important decisions a jurisdiction makes, with far reaching consequences that last well into the future. This webinar will offer guidance on how to prepare for and evaluate CAMA proposals. The webinar, set for noon Central on Wednesday, Jan. 25, will be presented by Melissa Baer, CAE and Edie McCarthy and is eligible for one CEU hour. The cost is $55 for IAAO members and $110 for nonmembers. Add to Calendar
  • January 26 2023
    Board of Director's Meeting - January 2023 01/26/2023 Registration for this event is by invitation only.
    Hotel: Hyatt Place Tampa Downtown
    325 N Florida Ave Tampa, FL 33602 Phone: (813) 616-1234
    Meeting:Hillsborough County Property Appraiser's Office
    601 E Kennedy Blvd Tampa, FL 33602
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Find the resources you need in the library

Looking for an IAAO resource? Find all of our internationally recognized publications, standards, and periodicals here. Members have full access to the IAAO Library as well as IAAO Connect, our member community networking tool.

Research Exchange

The IAAO Research Exchange is also now available. The Research Exchange is the central repository for research papers and journal articles relevant to the property tax assessment and administration community.

Subject Guides

The library recently released two new subject guides. The Marijuana Valuation Subject Guide provides links to articles, reports and websites with information on this new special property type. The Sustainable Architecture Subject Guide focuses on how green buildings features impact property valuation.

Matching Campaign

In addition, the Friends of the Library are conducting a matching campaign with Peter Korpacz of Korpacz Realty Advisors matching the first $3,000 in donations. Donations can be made on the website or at the 2022 Annual Conference in Boston at the IAAO Booth. Donate online at www.iaao.org/fotl.

Research Exchange

Subject Guide on Marijuana Valuation

New Sustainable Architecture Subject Guide

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