Opportunities available to serve on Worcester County Property Tax Assessment Appeal Board

The County Commissioners are seeking residents to fill current and upcoming openings on the Worcester County Property Tax Assessment Appeal Board (PTAAB).

PTAAB members decide on appeals concerning real property values and assessments, personal property valued by the supervisors, credits for various individuals and groups as established by state law, value of agricultural easements, and rejection of applications for property tax exemptions. Each member is compensated at a rate of $15 per hour, for a maximum reimbursement of $90 per day, plus travel expenses.  

PTAAB members are nominated by the County Commissioners and appointed by Governor Larry Hogan to serve five-year terms. Those involved in real estate sales or appraisals are not eligible to serve on the PTAAB. 

To apply, please contact the County Commissioners at admin@co.worcester.md.us to submit a letter of interest, along with a resume outlining any pertinent experience, and to fill out an appointment form. Inquiries may also be sent to the County Commissioners at One W. Market Street, Room 1103, Snow Hill, Maryland 21863.