Welcome to the CAAO Website.  Celebrating 80 years, 1935 - 2015.


Executive Board Officers

          President  John Rainaldi, Manchester  e-mail
          President-Elect  Chandler Rose, Windham  e-mail
          Treasurer  Lawrence LaBarbera, Windsor  e-mail
          Secretary  Pamela Deziel, Wolcott  e-mail

Executive Board Meeting Notice


January 14th, 2015

A look back at 1935

80th Anniversary Publication


*** Monthly Calendar of Events ***

2016 Annual Assessor School

June 5th - June 10th, 2016

Nathan Hale Inn Reservations Open

Tax Exempt Certificate 112

Current Highlights

County Associations

Fairfield Hartford Litchfield Middlesex
New Haven New London Tolland Windham

Town and County Maps


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New CCMA Designees - 2015

Awards & Designations


CAAO Legislation Tracking Website

(Log-in & Password Required)


Connecticut Magazine Article on Tax Appeals

Connecticut Office of Policy & Management

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Property Tax Relief & Veterans Information

Property Tax Relief  - A Profile of CT Local Programs 

Local Elderly Program Ordinances - April, 2015

OPM Question & Answer Booklet for Homeowners, Freeze, Totally Disabled & Additional Veterans

State of Connecticut Capitol Building - Hartford

Assessment & Exemption Forms

OPM Question & Answer Booklet for Renters

Solar Energy/Geo Thermal Exemption Form

MS Word   Adobe Acrobat

Public Act 14-174  Municipal Option for Alternative Assessment of Commercial Businesses

Disabled Veteran - Connecticut Attorney General Opinion


Veterans - Dates of War       DD 214's on-line


 Connecticut State Capitol - Hartford

Still in Service - Form   MS Word   Adobe Acrobat



State Statutes - Assessment and Taxation

IAAO/CAAO Webinars

   2015 "State Legislation Impacting Municipal Assessment"

The associations have joined together to offer the IAAO webinars FREE to members.

Statutes - Property Assessment and Taxation       2014 Updates

List of Upcoming Webinars

Statutes - Local Levy and Collection of Taxes       2014 Updates

Offered monthly at Rocky Hill Town Hall

Statutes - Property Tax Relief for Elderly & Totally Disabled      2014 Updates

Title 12 - Taxation Chapters 201 - 229a      2014 Updates

IAAO Annual Legal Seminar

December 10-11, 2015

All State Statute Titles

Hyatt Regency

Revised to January 1, 2015 1 Avenue de Lafayette

Connecticut General Assembly - Statutes & Index

Boston, Massachusetts

Index   Adobe

Details & Registration Information

Vendor Directory

Board of Assessment Appeals Workshop
Tuesday, December 8, 2015
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

eQuality Valuation Services LLC

Haddam Town Hall
21 Field Park Dr., Haddam, CT
Instructor: Brian Smith, CCMA II
3-Hour CCMA Continuing Education Credit Approved

  Details           Registration Form

Board of Assessment Appeals Workshop
Thursday, January 21, 2016
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Bantam Borough Hall
890 Bantam Rd, Bantam, CT 06750
Instructor: Tom DeNoto, CCMA II
3-Hour CCMA Continuing Education Credit Approved
Dinner included - Sponsored by Litchfield County Association

Details & Registration Information

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Board of Assessment Appeals Workshop
Wednesday, January 6, 2016

Association Links

6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Norwalk City Hall

International Association of Assessing Officers

Northeastern Regional Association of Assessing Officers



Connecticut Chapter

NRAAO Newsletter

125 East Avenue, Norwalk, CT 06851

Instructor: William Gaffney, CCMA II

3-Hour CCMA Continuing Education Credit Approved

Registration Information


IAAO F & E Article



IAAO Website

NRAAO Website


Assessor Links - USA


CAAO Archives


CAAO Research-Historian Committee Webpage