New Issue of eNewsletter for Personal Property Appraisers Contains Hard-to-Find Information Appraisal Course Associates issues another edition of its popular e-newsletter for personal property appraisers, the "ACA Appraiser's Update."
News-Antique.com - Jul 28,2010 - This free online eNewsletter is published by Appraisal Course Associates partners certified appraiser, author and instructor Dave Maloney and AQB-certified National USPAP course instructor Bill Novotny. Read it by going to the eNewsletter archive at http://www.appraisalcourseassociates.com/archive/.
While there, be sure to sign up for future ACA Appraiser Update eNewsletters.
The current edition includes the following articles:
- Generalist Appraisers Face Competency Issues
- Can Museum Appraiser/Volunteers do Appraisals?
- Internet Resources Are Ephemeral
- IRS Guidance: Donation Appraisals for Artwork Exceeding $20K FMV
- Citations and Declarations for the Donation Appraisal
- Maloney's Antiques & Collectibles Resource Directory To be Published Soon
"Thank you for the fine Newsletter you produce. Unquestionably, it is the most consistently helpful information we receive for our core business – and its free! Keep up the good work." - Ray Nugent, ASA, Nugent Appraisal Services.
About Appraisal Course Associates
Appraisal Course Associates is a partnership between Bill Novotny, ISA AM, GCA and David Maloney, AOA CM established to provide the personal property appraiser with comprehensive courses and publications covering personal property valuation theory, principles, methodology, report writing and standards.
About Novotny and Maloney
William Novotny has been a full-time personal property appraiser since 1993. He has completed hundreds of professional appraisal reports and has appraised over 10,000 properties for clients. Novotny has served as a designated expert witness and has provided testimony at deposition or trial on numerous occasions. He is an Accredited Member of the International Society of Appraisers (ISA). In 2002 Novotny was certified as a National USPAP Course instructor by the Appraiser Qualification Board (AQB) of The Appraisal Foundation in Washington DC. He was the first personal property appraiser to attain this distinction. (http://www.novotnyappraisal.com/)
David Maloney (http://www.davidmaloney.com/) is a Certified personal property appraiser with over twenty-five years of experience. A veteran appraisal course writer and instructor, he is the recipient of numerous honors including the International Society of Appraisers' (ISA) Lifetime Achievement Award. Maloney has served as President of the Association of Online Appraisers, as Vice President of the ISA, on the Board of Directors of the Claims Prevention and Procedure Council, and as Chairman of the Emerging Issues Committee of The Appraisal Foundation Advisory Council. In addition, for fourteen years he authored "Maloney's Antiques & Collectibles Resource Directory," hailed as a "Best Reference Book" by the Library Journal. Most recently, Maloney wrote "Appraising Personal Property: Principles & Methodology - 3rd Ed." (Appraisers Press, 2009, 550 pgs) as well as the "Complete Online Course in Personal Property Appraising" (http://www.ACAcourses.com/).