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April 23, 2019
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Historic Truman Courthouse
112 W. Lexington Avenue
2nd Floor – Large Meeting Room

Independence, MO 64050
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2019 Board of Equalization Workshop

Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Keynote Speaker: Maureen Monaghan, Chief Counsel of the Missouri State Tax Commission

Pre-registration is required to guarantee your place, to assist in adequate planning, and to assure seating accommodations for all participants attending the workshop. The deadline for registration is Friday, April 19, 2019 by 5:00 PM.
Registration is closed.

*If you require ADA accommodations, please indicate your needs when registering. 

Welcome and Introduction 

Training Topics

1. History of Ad Valorem Taxation in Missouri 

2. Assessed Valuations and Who Uses Them 

3. Board of Equalization 

o  Break - 10 minutes  

4. Grounds for Appeal:  

a. Misclassification 
b. Overvaluation ¦ Modified After Certification 
c. Discrimination 
d. Exemptions

o  Break - 10 Minutes 

5. Hot Topics:

a. Automobiles 
b. Business Personal Property   
c. Big Box Stores
d. Subsidized Housing and Exemptions 
e. Recreational Vehicles 
f. Personal Property - Tax Situs and Divorce 
g. Military 
h. Odds and Ends ¦ Two-Year Assessment Cycle 
i.  Occupancy and Natural Disasters 

6. Updates: 
a. Code and Legislation

7. Q & A