IAAO Committees

The Executive Board has established Standing Committees to make recommendations pertaining to the operation of the association. Certain Special Committees are established annually to support the mission and commitments of IAAO. Other such special committees may be established to carry out the Association's programs or to advise the Executive Board on a particular matter. Committee members are appointed by the IAAO President.

The Association’s Executive Board has appointed members to represent the Association’s interests at The Appraisal Foundation (TAF), The Appraisal Foundation Advisory Council (TAFAC), the Association of Appraiser Regulatory Officials (AARO), the Coalition of Geospatial Organizations (COGO), International Property Measurement Standards Coalition (IPMSC) and the National Association of Counties (NACo).
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2018 IAAO COMMITTEES

GOVERNANCE COMMITTEE

This committee supports the mission and commitments of IAAO by preparing the Strategic Plan and coordinating project plans. The committee encourages effective leadership through the integration of planning, management, and quality improvement. To ensure that appropriate alternative goals and objectives are available to the Executive Board, the committee periodically reviews economic, social, governmental, and technical trends that may affect the profession. The committee maintains the Constitution, Bylaws, and Procedural Rules of the Association. 

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AUDIT COMMITTEE

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BUDGET COMMITTEE

This committee supports the mission and commitments of IAAO by preparing, coordinating, and maintaining the annual budget of the Association. The committee ensures that the annual budget is in concert with the Strategic Plan and in harmony with the mission, commitments, vision, and current financial position of the Association. 

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NOMINATING COMMITTEE

This committee ensures a geographically balanced and qualified slate of candidates to lead IAAO. The committee will seek out and foster future leaders who acknowledge and understand the mission of the organization and will carefully evaluate the candidates who are nominated to ensure they will be thoughtful stewards of IAAO.

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ETHICS COMMITTEE

This committee supports the mission and commitments of IAAO by conceptualizing, organizing, drafting, maintaining, and publishing an ethical code and standards of professional practice, and addresses ethical complaints by responding to charges of ethical misconduct and by investigating any charges brought before the committee.

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RESEARCH AND STANDARDS COMMITTEE

This committee supports the mission and commitments of IAAO by addressing the research needs of IAAO members and engaging in research as prioritized and assigned by the IAAO Executive Board. The committee focuses on research in property valuation, property tax administration, and property tax policy; identifies current problematic and anticipated issues needing research; and works cooperatively with other committees to identify research issues. This committee also supports the mission and commitments of IAAO by conceptualizing, organizing, drafting, publishing and maintaining technical standards of professional practice. These standards address property valuation, property tax administration, and property tax policy and describe desirable models for the profession.

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EDUCATION COMMITTEE

The purpose in the education area is to support the mission and commitments of IAAO by developing, coordinating, maintaining, and guiding the educational program of IAAO. This program is the foundation of professionalism, as it provides the knowledge that is required in property valuation for property tax purposes, property tax administration, and property tax policy. The efforts of this subcommittee are fundamental to quality assessment practice, which serves the public good. 

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USPAP COMMITTEE

This committee has four primary functions: (1) to draft, review, and comment on Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practices (USPAP) exposure drafts and other documents from the Appraisal Standards Board, (2) to provide information, draft reviews and comments to the Appraisal Qualifications Board, (3) to draft, review, and comment on issues to the Appraisal Practices Board, and (4) to provide information, draft reviews and comments on appraisal qualifications set by state licensing agencies. 

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PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE

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MEMBERSHIP COMMITTEE

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MEMBERSHIP RECOGNITION COMMITTEE

This committee supports the mission and commitments of IAAO by annually soliciting, reviewing, and selecting the winners of the IAAO awards, except for awards selected by other committees or those based on pre-set criteria, recognizing leadership, and acknowledging outstanding performance in property tax valuation, property tax administration, and property tax policy. The committee also ensures that people and organizations who deserve special recognition receive this recognition by resolution of the Association.

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CONFERENCE COMMITTEE

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2018 IAAO TASK FORCES

AVM STANDARD REVIEW AND EDIT SPECIAL TASK FORCE

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AVM GLOBAL CREDENTIALING TASK FORCE

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BENCHMARKING AND SURVEYS (PTAPP) TASK FORCE

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BIG BOX METHODOLOGY

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CEAA INTERNATIONAL FEASIBILITY TASK FORCE

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COURSE CONTENT TASK FORCE

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DESIGNATION EQUIVALENCY TASK FORCE

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DESIGNATION REINSTATEMENT TASK FORCE

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GIS FOR ASSESSORS TASK FORCE

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MODEL LEGISLATION TASK FORCE

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STANDARD - CONTRACTING FOR ASSESSMENT SERVICES (REVISION AND UPDATE) TASK FORCE

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STANDARD - DATA QUALITY STANDARD (NEW) TASK FORCE

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STANDARD - PERSONAL PROPERTY (REVISION AND UPDATED) TASK FORCE

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U40 TASK FORCE

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LEGAL CONFERENCE TASK FORCE

This Task Force supports the mission and commitments of IAAO by offering the unique perspective of members who are primarily involved or interested in legal issues. The Association acknowledges that many of its activities rely on sound legal principles that support the fundamentals of assessing and recognizes the importance of the legal framework for accurate property valuation, property assessment administration, and property tax policy.

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LOCAL HOST TASK FORCE

This Task Force ensures that the conference host-city arrangements are properly facilitated. These duties include identifying and recommending a variety of social activities, as well as suggesting sources of funding. This Task Force lays the foundation for discussion, research, education, and professional advancement for property tax policy at the IAAO Annual Conference.

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FRIENDS OF THE ASSOCIATE MEMBERS TRUST


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FRIENDS OF THE IAAO PAUL V. CORUSY LIBRARY TRUST

This Trust assists members by providing funds to do research in the field of mass appraisal, tax assessment, and tax policy throughout the world. The Trust assists the library with purchases of written and electronic materials to be used in the library; supports the functions the library is presently performing and identifies ways to disseminate information to IAAO members; and supports the library with additional purchases of equipment as necessary to enhance the operations to serve the members of IAAO.

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JEFF HUNT, CAE, MEMORIAL CANDIDATES ASSISTANCE TRUST 

This Trust manages the trust and awards grants to professional designation candidates who demonstrate a financial need and who intend to use the funds for completing the requirements of a professional designation.

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TIMOTHY N. HAGEMANN MEMORIAL MEMBERSHIP TRUST 

This Trust manages the trust and assists deserving individuals, especially those from rural areas, to become members of IAAO and/or to maintain their membership in IAAO. The Trust assists deserving individuals to gain professionalism with grants for costs associated with taking an IAAO educational course and supports improved assessments in rural areas by supporting research projects for issues that are important to rural appraisers.

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