The Comptroller's Property Tax Assistance Division (PTAD) and the LBJ School of Public Affairs at The University of Texas at Austin (UT) host an annual conference highlighting Texas property tax issues. This conference, often referred to as the Property Tax Institute, has been hosted by UT since 1958 and jointly hosted with PTAD since 1978.
This annual conference for property tax professionals is an education forum featuring relevant topics in the property tax industry. Expert speakers present information on current issues that affect appraisal districts and assessment-collection offices in Texas.
The agenda will cover the following topics of interest to appraisal districts and tax offices:
In addition to offering continuing education credit with the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation and the Tax Assessor-Collectors Association of Texas, the conference is seeking to offer continuing legal education credit with the State Bar of Texas.
To register, visit the website for the co-sponsor of the Institute, the Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs. Questions about the conference should be directed to the staff of the Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Afairs at 512-471-0820.
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