Descriptions

Seminar Descriptions

**Chief Appraiser Ethics: Qualities for Ethical Leadership in a World of Bad Blood

Description:

To provide this training to as many registrants as possible, TAAD is periodically providing it online.

Please Note: This session will also secure the two hours of Ethics training every TDLR registrant must gain in each recertification period.

Dates offered: 

  • Tue. June 7
  • Tue. Aug. 23
  • Tue. Nov. 29

Must be registered to receive credit. Registration fees must reflect current membership status. This session is pre-recorded.
Cancellation deadline/penalty: No later than 2 days prior to class, $50 penalty

**Virtual Offering

Duration: Class Hours: 9 – 11:30am (with breaks)

Dates: November 29, 2022 |

Location: Zoom

Instructor: Marya Crigler, Travis CAD

Fees: 2022 TAAD Member District/Affiliate Member/Associate Member : $50 | 2022 Non-member: $100 |

Credits: 2 CEs of MANDATORY TDLR Chief Appraiser Ethics; or 2 CEs of standard Ethics if not a chief appraiser.

Registration Deadline: 2 days prior to class, minimum

Legislative Update for TDLR New Laws/Rules

Description:

TAAD’s Legislative Update for TDLR New Laws/Rules

AUGUST 14-15, 2023

The Worthington Renaissance Fort Worth Hotel
200 Main Street
Fort Worth, Texas 76102
(817) 870-1000

Registration opens Spring of 2023

Please visit here to register.

Dates: August 14-15, 2023 |

Location: The Worthington Renaissance Fort Worth Hotel - Renaissance Worthington Hotel, Main Street, Fort Worth, TX, USA

**New Laws & Rules 2021 Update (with Special Sessions info)

Description:

To provide this training to as many registrants as possible, TAAD is periodically providing it online.  This session includes credit for the two Special Sessions’ bills.

Dates offered:

  • Wed. June 8
  • Mon. Aug. 22
  • Thurs. Dec. 1

Must be registered to receive credit. Registration fees must reflect current membership status. This session is pre-recorded.
Cancellation deadline/penalty: No later than 2 days prior to class, $50 penalty

**Virtual Offering

Duration: Class Hours: 1:30 – 4:30pm

Dates: December 1, 2022 |

Location: Zoom

Instructor: Tracey Foster, Esq. - Hugh L. Landrum & Associates

Fees: 2022 Member CAD/Affiliate Member/Associate Member: $75 | 2022 Non-member: $100 |

Credits: 3 CEs

Registration Deadline: 2 days prior to class, minimum

**TAAD Talks

Setting Up a Litigation Team in Any Size CAD

Description:

Topics covered:

  • What does the Property Tax Code say?
  • Overview of the CAD litigation process by a non-attorney
  • Deciding your CAD’s litigation philosophy
  • Roles in a litigation team
  • What to look for in a hiring a litigation employee
  • Using in-house vs. outside experts
  • Budget concerns

Must be registered to receive credit. Registration fees must reflect current membership status. No refunds for cancellations or no-shows.

**Virtual Offering

Duration: 1:30-2:30pm

Dates: November 30, 2022 |

Location: Zoom

Instructor: Adam Bogard, Harris CAD

Fees: 2022 TAAD Member District/Affiliate Member/Associate Member: $30 | 2022 Non-member: $50 |

Credits: 1 CE

Registration Deadline: November 25, 2022

**TAAD Talks

Are You Honking in Encouragement? Customer Service Lessons from the Geese

Description:

Topics covered:

  • Teamwork & Interdependent Thinking
  • Communication
  • Be Part of the Solution
  • Respect Diversity
  • Ask & Encourage the Right Questions
  • Professional in All We Do
  • Lead with Integrity
  • Let Technology Work for You
  • Commit to Excellence
  • Pull the Weeds

Must be registered to receive credit. Registration fees must reflect current membership status. No refunds for cancellations or no-shows.

**Virtual Offering

Duration: 1:30-3:30pm

Dates: December 12, 2022 |

Location: Zoom

Instructor: Tracey Foster, Esq. - Hugh L. Landrum & Associates

Fees: 2022 TAAD Member District/Affiliate Member/Associate Member: $50 | 2022 Non-member: $100 |

Credits: 2 CEs

Registration Deadline: December 9, 2022

**Understanding Methods and Assistance Program (MAP) Reviews for New Chief Appraisers

Description:

TAAD presents a seminar for new chief appraisers…

Are you anxiously preparing to experience a Methods and Assistance Program (MAP) Review?  If you are a new OR new-to-the-process chief appraiser, this half-day session will be just what you need! Representatives of the Comptroller’s Property Tax Assistance Division will be on hand to outline the process, answer your questions and concerns, explain new steps in the review and help you prepare for your appraisal district’s review.

Must be registered to receive credit. Registration fees must reflect current membership status. No refunds for cancellations or no-shows.

**Virtual Offering

Duration: Class Hours: 9-12:30

Dates: January 6, 2023 |

Location: Zoom

Instructor: Emily Hightower and Betsy Murphy, PTAD

Fees: 2023 TAAD Member District: $75 | 2023 TAAD Associate/Affiliate Member: $100 | 2023 Non-member: $150 |

Credits: 3.5 CEs

Registration Deadline: January 2, 2023

**USPAP Refresher

Description:

Need credit for your USPAP Refresher mandatory continuing education?

 To provide this training to as many registrants as possible, TAAD is periodically providing it online. Check the date listed below that you’ll attend. The ZOOM link will be sent the day prior to class.

Dates:

  • Wed. March 2
  • Wed. May 4
  • Wed. Aug. 10
  • Tues. Oct 18
  •  Wed. Dec. 7

Must be registered to receive credit. Registration fees must reflect current membership status. This session is pre-recorded.
Cancellation deadline/penalty: No later than 2 days prior to class, $50 penalty

**Virtual Offering

Duration: Class Hours: 1-4:30pm

Dates: December 7, 2022 |

Location: Zoom

Instructor: Tracey Foster, Esq. - Hugh L. Landrum & Associates

Fees: 2022 TAAD Member District: $75 | 2022 TAAD Affiliate/Associate MEmber: $150 | 2022 Non-member: $225 |

Credits: 3.5 CEs

Registration Deadline: 2 days prior to class, minimum