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Join us for comprehensive education, networking, and professional development. URISA and the IAAO partner together each year to provide a conference that assists assessment and appraisal professionals in visualizing how they can work more effectively through the use of technology.  Join us March 19/22, 2018  for the 22nd annual conference in Houston, Texas

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Wednesday, March 21 • 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Challenges of Equalization - Defeating Outliers and Enhancing Representativeness

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This session will expose property tax professionals to additional methods of creating ratio studies that are more representative of the distribution of values in a class or jurisdiction.  Sales non-disclosure laws often hinder the determination of ratio studies which could affect school funding.

  • Challenges of Equalization - Defeating Outliers and Enhancing Representativeness
    Alan Dornfest, AAS, Property Tax Policy Bureau Chief, Idaho State Tax Commission, Boise, ID
    Marty McGee, MS, State Assessor, State of Alaska, Anchorage, AK

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Patrick Santoso, GISP

Principal, Axiomatic
Patrick is a founding shareholder at Axiomatic. He enjoys working with all levels of government and industry to solve complex business process challenges through resource optimization, application development, and GIS integration.Patrick is a recognized leader in land records administration... Read More →

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Alan Dornfest, AAS

Property Tax Policy Bureau Chief, Idaho State Tax Commission
Alan S. Dornfest, AAS is the Idaho State Tax Commission’s property tax policy bureau chief.  He has been with the Commission for 41 years, supervising property tax policy and the Idaho ratio study and analyzing Idaho property taxes and property tax laws.  Alan currently serves... Read More →
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Marty McGee, MS

State Assessor, State of Alaska
IAAO BIO Marty McGee is currently serving as the State Assessor for Alaska. Marty has spent 30 years in the real estate industry working from construction labor to the owner of a construction company, a licensed real estate agent, a commercial real estate appraiser and an assessment... Read More →

Wednesday March 21, 2018 4:00pm - 5:00pm CDT
Sandalwood, 4th Floor