Awards

Outstanding Achievement in Property Assessment (Small Jurisdiction)

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Elegibility:

An elected or appointed Certified Illinois Assessing Officer who oversees a township/multi-township jurisdiction of fewer than 25,000 residents or a county jurisdiction of fewer than 50,000 residents.

 

Nominations:

One nomination is allowed per nominee. If multiple nominations are received for one person, the nominators will be contacted and asked to resubmit one nomination.

 

Criteria:

Candidates are judged on the following factors:

  • Assessment accuracy (measured against comparable jurisdictions)
  • Innovation (practices that improve the quality of assessments within the jurisdiction)
  • Collaboration (working with other officials, both inside and outside the specific jurisdiction)
  • Ethics (maintaining the public trust in the assessment and property tax cycles)

 

Selection:

The nominations are reviewed by the IPAI Board of Directors and considered on the above criteria.

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