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DPA Assessment Law Workshop (Jackson)

November 5, 2019 - November 7, 2019


November 5, 2019 - November 7, 2019

8:00 am to 4:30 pm


Division of Property Assessments (Jackson Office) 225 Martin Luther King Drive State Office Building Tower A, Suite 400 Jackson TN 38301


Tuition: $100

Instructor: John Sharpe

This 3-day introductory workshop, with a twenty five (25) multiple choice exam on the third day, is designed to provide students with basic concepts of law for property assessments and taxation. Students will learn the law as it relates to the power of assessment and taxation and the legal obligations of the assessor’s office. Class discussions will include: classification and subclassification of property; personal property; clerical errors; back assessment and reassessment; greenbelt; proration of property; reappraisal cycles; and many other topics. This workshop includes a 25 question, multiple choice examination. Credits: 15 hours

Paper, pencils and a silent, battery‐operated calculator are required. Students must be familiar with their calculator's operation before the course begins. (HP 12C preferred for all courses)  Note: Mobile phones may not be used during the examination.

Tuesday 8:00 – 4:30 Registration‐Class
Wednesday 8:00 – 4:30 Class
Thursday 8:00 – 12:00 Review/Exam
(Subject to change at the discretion of the instructor.)

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