Property Tax Educational Programs

The Property Tax School is held annually, the first week of August. The school is the centerpiece of the Training and Certification program which is administered by the state's Property Tax Division.

The Property Tax Institute, which offers specialized training for certified assessors, is held annually in May.

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Property Tax Institute - May 16-18, 2018

The Property Tax Division and the Maine Chapter of the IAAO host an annual three-day educational event at the Sunday River Ski Resort in Newry. The 2018 event will be held at the Jordan Hotel and will include a single presentation spanning Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday.


Property Tax School - 2018: July 30 - August 3

The Property Tax Division hosted its annual week-long Maine Property Tax School during the week of July 30 - August 3.

The Property Tax School is open to anyone with an interest in assessment appraisal and property taxation, the school provides professional training for part-time and full-time Maine assessors as well as others involved in appraisal and assessment administration in the state.

The school offers all three Introductory Courses, a Review Course for those who plan to sit for the exam on Friday, several advanced courses, and typically we offer an IAAO Course or workshops.

The agenda for the 2018 School will be available in spring, 2018.

Request for Pre-approval Certification/ Recertification Credit - To request continuing education credit for an assessor training course, seminar, or meeting