Olson & Olson attorneys Todd Stewart and Tammy White-Chaffer were among the presenters at the International Association of Assessing Officer’s 34th Annual Legal Seminar in Fort Worth on December 12-13, 2013. Todd’s presentation was on the Texas Property Tax Code and its impact on the state’s revenue; Tammy delivered a presentation entitled “Ethical Considerations for Lawyers Representing Government.” Also in attendance were O&O attorneys Jenny Rogers, and Jim Robinson.
The IAAO was founded in 1934 as a nonprofit, educational, and research association. Currently, its worldwide professional membership consists of 7,000+ government assessment officials and others interested in the administration of the property tax and includes representatives from the governmental, business, and academic communities. The IAAO’s mission is to promote innovation and excellence in property appraisal, assessment administration, and property tax policy through professional development, education, research, and technical assistance.