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June 17 - Registration open for Legal Seminar in Chicago 
June 12 - June 18 WIN'ing conversation call with President Malmquist on strength and influence
June 11 - Disc golf tournament, Red Rocks tour planned for annual conference in Denver
June 7 - Wednesday's IAAO webinar to explore hallmarks of healthy team
May 30 - Program topics requested for Legal Seminar in Chicago
May 23 - IAAO hosting candidate webinar
May 13 - Reminder, May 16 Launch Pad meeting to focus on essential time management principles
May 9 - Are you interested in serving on the IAAO Board?
May 7- Registration now open for virtual Mass Appraisal Symposium
April 25 - Multifamily housing market focus of May 1 webinar
April 24 - Reminder, May 1 is deadline to submit IAAO Award, Fellows nominations
April 16 - Registration opens for annual conference
April 9 - Working better together focus of upcoming WIN'ing Conversation call on April 16
April 8 - Registration now open for virtual Mass Appraisal Symposium
March 27 - Town Hall, Assessing marijuana focus of April programs
March 16 - GIS/Valuation Tech Conference less than month away
March 14 - Get up to date on IAAO during online Town Hall on April 5
March 12 - IAAO selects Amy Rasmussen as Executive Director
March 5 - March is Membership Madness
Feb. 21 - Fellows Council seeking FIAAO nominations
Feb. 14 - Imagery, GIS 101 are February, March webinar topics
Feb. 12 - Amendments approved by members in special election
Feb. 6 - Getting organized in 2024 focus of upcoming WIN'ing Conversation call on Feb. 20
Jan. 25 - Jan. 31 deadline to submit proposals for Research Grant
Jan. 16 - Early bird registration closes Feb. 12 for GIS/Valuation Technologies Conference in Charlotte
Jan. 8 - Ballot for special IAAO election now available to view
Jan. 3 - Rebecca Malmquist is 2024 IAAO President


Dec. 20 - Happy Holidays from IAAO
Dec. 19 - IAAO accepting 2024 Conference presentation proposals
Dec. 15 - IPTI, IAAO seeking session topic proposals for virtual appraisal symposium
Dec. 12 - Registration open for 2024 GIS/Val Tech Conference
Dec. 13 - Limited spots remain for IEW in Massachusetts, March 2024
Nov. 16 - IAAO announced election results
Nov. 3 - Mental health and self care focus of upcoming WIN'ing Conversation call on Nov. 14
Oct. 26 - IAAO accepting proposals for 2024 Research Grant
Oct. 11 - Protecting data focus of upcoming webinar; part of Cybersecurity Awareness Month
Sept. 14 - Managing complex deed flows focus of IAAO September webinar
Sept. 13 - 'Mentoring Matters: Maneuvering Your Career as a Mentee' focus of Sept. 19 call
Aug. 22 - Conference Know Before You Go
Aug. 14 - Registration opens for Legal Seminar, Nov. 30 - Dec. 1
Aug. 10 - GIS/Val Tech 2024 Call for Presentations
Aug. 3 - Valuation of senior housing, post pandemic, focus of IAAO August webinar
July 19 - Sign up for Aug. 1 conference webinar
July 18 - July 27 is registration deadline for golf event
July 11 - Overcoming obstacles in rebuilding an assessment department focus of July webinar
June 30 - 'Functional Feminism: An Apolitical Guide to Women's Empowerment' focus of July 18 call
June 20 - IAAO members asked to complete survey on geospatial data infrastructure
June 15 - June webinar to focus on building from bias
June 14 - Annual Conference Updates on registration, volunteers, golf
May 24 - ‘Building High Performing Teams’ focus of IAAO 2023 Emerging Leaders' Summit
May 22 - GIS, technology, data, and valuation issues among topics at upcoming virtual MAVS
May 17 - May IAAO webinar to focus on mistakes to avoid in model development process
May 11 - Registration underway for conference golf event
May 8 - 'Time is Non-Refundable' and 'How to Say No' are subjects of May 16 WIN Task Force
May 2 - IAAO May webinars on mobile technology, model development
May 1 - IAAO Executive Director named ASAE Fellow
April 24 - Virtual Mass Appraisal Symposium session information available
April 13 - IAAO April webinar on You’re Never Too Small: Income Approach Techniques in Small Jurisdictions
April 11 - May 1 is deadline to submit IAAO Award, Fellows nominations
April 10 - IAAO Annual Conference Registration Opens
April 7 - ‘Building High Performing Teams’ focus of IAAO 2023 Emerging Leaders' Summit
March 29 - HUD official to speak at conference; review PAVE Action Plan released in March 2022
March 27 - Registration now open for virtual Mass Appraisal Symposium
March 15 - IAAO Launch Pad kickoff meeting is next week
March 8 - GIS/Val Tech Conference keynote speakers — Zillow researcher, Las Vegas Mayor — to focus on changing housing market
March 7 - Refer new members in Membership Madness
March 6 - IAAO U40 changing to IAAO Launch Pad for career advancement, networking, and onboarding
Feb 23 - GIS early registration deadline is Feb. 24
Feb. 22 - IAAO to offer Town Hall on March 2
Feb. 7 - Vacation Inn Webinar
Jan. 24 - Registration open for GIS/Valuation Technologies Conference
Jan. 23 - Deadline to apply for IAAO Research Grant is Jan. 31
Jan 20 - IAAO offering 13 live online courses in 2023
Jan. 9 - January (CAMA) and February (Power BI) webinars announced
Jan. 3 - Patrick Alesandrini is 2023 IAAO President


Dec. 20 - IAAO accepting applications for new mentorship program
Dec 5 - GIS Call for presentations deadline is Dec. 9
Nov 29 - Today is Giving Tuesday. Have you considered giving back to IAAO?
Nov. 14 - This how we do it webinar
Oct. 22 - Legislative Partners webinar
Oct. 10 - Register for navigating conflict in the workplace workshop to receive speaker's new book
Sept. 23 - Oct. 6 us deadline to sign up to be IAAO volunteer
Sept. 22 - Possessory interest webinar
Sept. 16 - November workshop: Navigating conflict in the workplace
Aug. 23 - Boston Marathon bombing survivor to help kickoff conference in Boston
Aug. 10 - IAAO joins industry groups on webinar on emerging topics in appraisal bias
July 24 - Everything You Need to Know About the Annual Conference
July 18 - Work-life balance focus of free July 26 Women's Initiative Network presentation
July 11 - Conference early registration deadline is Friday
June 21 - Emerging Leaders workshop registration
June 15 - Solar farms webinar
June 5 - Sign up for golf at annual conference
June 1 - Board approves new ethics enforcement section; updates to ethics code topic of June 15 webinar
May 27 - Conference rooms available at Marriott
May 12 - IAAO webinar on reappraisal experiences is May 26
May 10 - Registration open for Emerging Leaders' Summit
May 5 - IAAO Conference keynote speaker announced
May 3 - Are you interested in serving on the IAAO Board?
April 27 - Reminder, Friday is free webinar on IAAO Gap Analysis
April 26 - New Code of Ethics enforcement section released for exposure
April 19 - Registration open for IAAO Conference
April 11 - Friday is deadline to submit program topics for legal seminar
April 6 - IAAO Roll Call report released
March 24 - Reminder: Register for the April 5 IAAO online Town Hall
March 22 - Submit IAAO Award Nominations by May 1
March 17 - Amy Rasmussen appointed to Board following death of Immediate Past President
March 15 - IAAO to host town hall on April 15
Feb. 25 - IAAO notes passing of Immediate Past President Greg McHenry, AAS
Feb. 14 - GIS/Val Tech Conference hotel deadline is Feb. 22; register for top industry technology event
Feb. 3 - IAAO, IPTI announce online Mass Appraisal Valuation Symposium in June
Feb. 1 - Deadline to apply for IAAO Research Grant is Feb. 12
Jan. 27 - January 31 is deadline to submit conference presentation proposals
Jan 5 - GIS/Val Tech Conference in New Orleans; Early bird registration deadline is Jan. 24
Jan. 4 - Wade Patterson is 2022 IAAO President

IAAO In The News


Nov. 1 - The City of Calgary earns the prestigious Certificate of Excellence in Assessment Administration awarded by IAAO
June 22 - Taxpayers contend with unbalanced property taxes as politicians debate - Public Source
April 6 - Jackson County (Mo.) to purchase building for county, including Assessment Department, following IAAO audit - KSHB41
February 22 - Family finances: How to fight a property tax bill - Kiplinger


Dec. 21 - Missouri property assessments are going up. Lawmaker wants to head off big tax hikes - Kansas City Star
Oct. 30 - Surprised by what the government says your home is worth? Here’s how to file an appeal on your property taxes. - Washington Post
Sept. 21 - A national group studied commercial property tax assessments in Cook County under the last assessor, Joe Berrios. The results were not pretty. - Chicago Tribune
April 3 - How Lower-Income Americans Get Cheated on Property Taxes - New York Times
March 12 - Huge new study shows homes in poor areas are taxed at twice the rate as rich neighborhoods - The Hill
March 12 - Homes in poor neighborhoods are taxed at roughly twice the rate of those in rich areas, study shows - Washington Post
March 9 - How Unfair Property Taxes Keep Black Families From Gaining Wealth - Bloomberg/BusinessWeek


September 27 - Column: Cook County assessment report verifies what many already knew: Our property tax system is unfair - Chicago Tribune
September 22 - Inequities Plague Property Assessments in Illinois’ Cook County - Bloomberg Tax
September 21 - Study Says Cook County's Commercial Property Values Unfair - Tax360
September 21 - Report: Commercial properties in Cook County 'significantly underassessed - Daily Herald
September 21 - Study of Cook County's 2018 Commercial Property Assessments Reveals Potential Inequities and Failure to Meet Industry Standards - Cook County
July 13 - Commissioners block assessor from filling open position - Powell Tribune
March 6 - Rising home values: As investors cheer, low-income owners despair - Buffalo News
March 3 - County Assessor's Office is here to serve you - Oak Park.com
February 27 - Austin Board of Realtors to provide Travis Co. with limited data for property appraisals - CBS Austin

January 13 - Esri Collaborates With IAAO To Bring New Location Intelligence Capabilities To Property Assessors - Earth Imaging Journal
January 6 - New research reveals Jackson County’s assessment is even worse than you may think - KCTV5
January 2 - Amy Rasmussen, RES, AAS, Chief Deputy of Polk County (Iowa), is IAAO 2020 President - PRNewswire

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