UACES Facebook Property assessment webinars to begin June 22
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Property assessment webinars to begin June 22

By Sarah Cato
U of A System Division of Agriculture
June 15, 2018 

Fast facts:

  • Six webinars will be broadcast free online
  • Videos will teach different aspects of property assessment 

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LITTLE ROCK — With help from the University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture’s Community and Economic Development Unit, Arkansans will have the opportunity to learn the ins and outs of property assessment. 

The Community and Economic Development Unit, in collaboration with the Arkansas Assessment Coordination Department (AACD) and the Tax Division of the Arkansas Public Service Commission (PSC), has organized a webinar series to help government officials, local leaders and the public to better understand the property assessment process. 

Participants will learn about procedures and methods for assessing different types of property, the legal limits of annual assessment increases and how to challenge property assessments. 

Participation is free. The series will be broadcast through Zoom, an online video teleconference app. Each of the six one-hour webinars will cover:

  1. Overview of Property Assessments
  2. Agriculture and Forestry
  3. Personal Property
  4. Utility and Carrier
  5. Residential and Commercial Real Estate
  6. Recent Changes in Property Assessments 

The webinar series will begin June 22. 

Contact Mary Poling for technical questions at mpoling@uaex.edu or Casey Hill at chill@uaex.edu for other inquiries, or visit www.uaex.edu/assessments to register for the webinars.

 

About the University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture

The University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture’s mission is to strengthen agriculture, communities, and families by connecting trusted research to the adoption of best practices. Through the Agricultural Experiment Station and the Cooperative Extension Service, the Division of Agriculture conducts research and extension work within the nation’s historic land grant education system. 

The Division of Agriculture is one of 20 entities within the University of Arkansas System. It has offices in all 75 counties in Arkansas and faculty on five system campuses.  

The University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture is an equal opportunity/equal access/affirmative action institution. If you require a reasonable accommodation to participate or need materials in another format, please contact your county extension office as soon as possible. Dial 711 for Arkansas Relay.  

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Media Contact: Ryan McGeeney
Communication Services
U of A System Division of Agriculture
Cooperative Extension Service
(501) 671-2120
rmcgeeney@uaex.edu 

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