Deputizing of Assessor employees and swearing in of 2015 PTABOA members
On Thursday, January 29th, all 16 full time Porter County Assessor's Office employees were deputized in a ceremony conducted by the county auditor, Vicky Urbanik. Immediately following, the new members for the 2015 Property Tax Assessment Board of Appeals (PTABOA) were sworn in before beginning the first hearings of the new year. In addition, past members of the PTABOA were recognized by the county assessor, Jon Snyder, for their outstanding service over the past few years. A plaque was given to each member to show the county's appreciation for their hard work to ensure fair and equitable assessments for the taxpayers of Porter County.