Mailing Address

PO Box 10486
Des Moines, IA 50306

Office Location

Hoover State Office Building
4th Floor
1305 E. Walnut
Des Moines, IA 50319
Phone: 515-725-0338

E-mail address: PAAB@iowa.gov


Most official filings must be mailed or hand-delivered to the Board’s Secretary.

Only the following documents may be filed with PAAB by e-mail to paab@iowa.gov:

  • Continuance Requests
  • Withdrawals
  • Settlements or Stipulations
  • Scheduling Orders
  • Requests for Telephone Hearings

Filing occurs when:

  • The documents are delivered in-person to PAAB

  • Delivery is made to courier service for immediate delivery to PAAB

  • Mailed to PAAB by first-class mail with proof of mailing

  • Sent electronically to paab@iowa.gov as permitted by the rules

Iowa Property Assessment Appeal Board

The State of Iowa Property Assessment Appeal Board is a state agency created for the purpose of establishing a consistent, fair and equitable property assessment appeal process. The Appeal Board conducts administrative hearings with the statutory authority to review any final decision, finding, ruling, determination, or order of a local board of review relating to protests of an assessment, valuation, or application of an equalization order. 

2014 Docket List

Notice of Appeal and Petition (fillable pdf)

Initial Certification Form (fillable pdf)