Workshops & Training

MAAO's Boards of Assessment Review Training (remote access via ZOOM) sponsored by the Maine Association of Assessing Officers – 5/10/23

Location: Remote Access via Zoom
Date: Wednesday, May 10, 2023
Time: Registration: 4:00 p.m. Webinar will open at 4:30 p.m. | The meeting will end at 7:00 p.m.
Fee: $50 per person (either in person or remote)
Presenter: Sally Daggett, Attorney at Law Jensen Baird Gardner & Henry

In cooperation with Maine Municipal Association & the Maine Town, City & County Management Association

This Seminar will cover an overview of the Board of Assessment Review (BAR) process, an overview of applicable Maine law, the nuts and bolts of preparing for and conducting a BAR hearing. The most recent Maine Law Court decisions involving local BARs will be discussed. Sample forms and written decisions will also be discussed.


While this seminar focuses on the responsibilities of the BAR Member, it will also be beneficial to Assessors and other municipal officials who handle assessing questions.

*This seminar provides 2 hours towards MTCMA Certification (Legal, Leadership, Financial) and Assessors continuing education hours.

Cancellations for MAAO Workshops:
Cancellation notification must be given in writing at least 3 business days before the session begins. Any cancellation received within that 3-day window will be charged the full registration fee. All cancellations are subject to a $10 administrative fee for processing. Please go to to cancel. If you have any questions, please contact the Educational Services Office at (800) 452-8786 or (207) 623-8428.

Scholarship money is available. For information, please visit our website at

Interested in joining MAAO? Visit our website at for membership application.

Remote (Zoom) Attendees:

An email confirmation with the webinar access link and passcode will be sent to the email provided on your registration on May 9, 2023. If you do not receive this link on May 9, 2023, please email



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