TAAO membership is open to all individuals in the ad valorem tax community, whether appraisers or collectors, rural or urban, country appraisal district or tax office employees. Active participation in TAAO provides a wealth of professional and personal benefits - take advantage of them today!

TAAO's membership year is Oct. 1 - Sept. 30 of each year; dues are not pro-rated.

Choose ACTIVE Member if you are employed by an Appraisal District or Tax Office.

Choose AFFILIATE Member if you do not qualify as an Active Member.

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Professional Development

  • Discounts for More Than 50 Courses Throughout Texas Annually
  • Earn More Than 15 CE hours at TAAO's Annual Conference
  • TAAO's Tax Professional Institute Recognition
  • On-line Courses for Your Convenience

Certification Opportunities

  • Earn CTA Designation
  • Achieve Required CEs for State Certification and Licensing


  • Course and Annual Event Discounts

Receive Latest Industry News

  • Quarterly TAN - Texas Assessor News Magazine
  • Statewide Tax Assessor Collector News Clip Emails

Networking Opportunities

  • Meet and Share Information with Professionals in Our Industry
  • Annual Conference
  • Local Chapter Meetings
  • Education Courses

Professional Leadership Opportunities

  • Advance Your Career and Enhance Your Leadership Skills
  • Local Chapter Officers, Directors, and Statewide Board of Directors

Industry Recognition

  • TAAO Awards Recognizing the Best in the Profession


  • Member Scholarships Available for TAAO Education Courses, Workshops, TAAO Annual Conference and Hotel Expenses