Descriptions

Seminar Descriptions

Agricultural Use Appraisal/Agricultural Schedule Building

Description:

Did you know the agricultural valuation course has been retired? To provide training in that area, TAAD is sponsoring a one-day seminar designed to instruct about the basics of developing ag values and calculating rollbacks as well as building ag schedules (using cash and share leases).

Duration: Registration 8-8:30; class 8:30-5

Dates: October 15, 2019 |

Location: North Austin Marriott - 2600 La Frontera Blvd, Round Rock, TX 78681

Instructor: Carla Pope-Osborne

Fees: 2019 Member Districts: $125 | 2019 Associate/Affiliate Member: $150 | 2019 Nonmember: $200 |

Credits: 7.5 CEs

Registration Deadline: September 30, 2019

Deeds, Records & Title Transfers

Description:

TAAD presents a one-day seminar for appraisal district staff members with the responsibility to handle deed transfers, record changes, and title research.

Duration: Registration 8-8:30; class 8:30-5

Dates: October 14, 2019 |

Location: North Austin Marriott - 2600 La Frontera Blvd, Round Rock, TX 78681

Instructor: Sandra Griffin, Perdue Brandon Fielder Collins & Mott; Roland Altinger & Bonnie Hebert, Harris CAD

Fees: 2019 Member District: $100 | 2019 Associate/Affiliate Member: $125 | 2019 Nonmember: $175 |

Credits: 6.5 CEs

Registration Deadline: September 30, 2019

Laws/Rules Update for TDLR CEs (2019)

Description:

This workshop meets the biennial re-certification requirements for appraisers, tax assessors and tax collectors registered with the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation.

Duration: AM Session: Registration 8:30-9; class 9-12 PM Session: Registration 1-1:30pm; Class 1:30-4:30pm

Dates: August 23, 2019 | September 23, 2019 | September 24, 2019 |

Location for August 23: TAAD Office (AM Session) - 7700 Chevy Chase Drive, Austin, TX, USA

Location for September 23: Tom Green CAD (AM Session) - Tom Green County Appraisal District, Pulliam Street, San Angelo, TX, USA

Location for September 24: Abilene Country Club (AM Session) - 4039 Treadaway Boulevard, Abilene, TX 79602, USA

Instructor: Tracey Foster or Marya Crigler

Fees: 2019 Member District: $40 | 2019 Associate/Affiliate Member: $75 | 2019 Nonmember: $100 |

Credits: 3 CEs

Registration Deadline: 7 days prior to seminar

Personal Property Topics 2019

Description:

Have you been looking for a seminar related to personal property appraisal? To provide training in that area, TAAD is sponsoring a one-day seminar designed to address the needs of personal property appraisers.

Tentative Topics:

  • GIS in BPP – 2020
  • Cell Tower Discovery & Valuation
  • Electric Co-ops
  • Legislative Updates/Case Law for BPP
  • Appraising Wind Turbines & Solar Farms
  • Special Inventory Reporting & Procedures
  • Plus More!

Duration: Registration 8 to 8:30am; Class 8:30am to 5pm

Dates: October 2, 2019 |

Fees: 2019 Member District: $100 | 2019 Associate/Affiliate Member: $125 | Nonmember: $175 |

Credits: 6.5 CEs

Registration Deadline: September 20, 2019

Public Funds Investment Training

Description:

The purpose of this workshop is to provide training mandated by Texas Government Code, Chapter 2256. This two-day seminar meets the required 10 hours of PFIA training needed every two years by all individuals serving as financial officer, treasurer or investment officer of a local government, including an appraisal district.

Topics discussed: Public Funds Investment Act Compliance,Texas Public Funds Collateral Act, developing a certificate of deposit program, investment policies, investment basics, factors that affect interest rates, using excel for investment controls, investment pools, internet resources for investment decisions, internal controls, the budgeting process, computer security awareness controls and business impact analysis.

Duration: Day 1: Registration 8:30-9; class 9-12, 1:00-5 | Day 2: Class 9-12

Dates: September 30-October 1, 2019 |

Instructor: Patrick Shinkle, Center for Public Management, University of North Texas

Fees: 2019 TAAD Member: $150 | 2019 TAAD Associate/Affiliate Member: $200 | 2019 Nonmember: $250 |

Credits: 11.25 CEs

Registration Deadline: September 16, 2019

Wildlife Appraisal Seminar

Description:

Did you know the wildlife appraisal course has been retired? To provide training in that area, TAAD is sponsoring a one-day seminar designed to instruct about the basics of wildlife management activities, determining qualifications for wildlife appraisal, and calculating the value of property under wildlife appraisal.  You will learn key features to look for when monitoring wildlife properties.

Duration: Registration 8-8:30; class 8:30-5

Dates: October 16, 2019 |

Location: North Austin Marriott - 2600 La Frontera Blvd, Round Rock, TX 78681

Instructor: Daniel Van Schaik, Carla Pop-Osborne

Fees: 2019 Member Districts: $125 | 2019 Associate/Affiliate Members: $150 | 2019 Nonmember: $200 |

Credits: 7.5 CEs

Registration Deadline: September 30, 2019