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About AAAO

The Alabama Association of Assessing Officials was formed in 1981 to:

  • inculcate and stimulate a high degree of integrity and justice in the administration of tax laws in the State of Alabama
  • promote the concept that professionalism is fundamental to sound assessment
  • improve means for the collection and distribution of useful information relating to assessment practices
  • educate the public on basic tax principals and to orient the public on the role of assessing officials in local government
  • conduct research and public studies
  • attain and maintain the highest standards of personnel requirements in assessment offices
  • cooperate with other agencies, public and private, interested in improving tax administrations
  • take whatever action necessary to ensure that uniformity, equity, and justice prevail in the distribution of the tax burden