With over 1,250 members, the IMA is Canada’s largest association of property assessment and taxation professionals. Our diverse membership includes individuals from the private and public sectors practicing in the fields of assessment, consultancy,
appraisal, taxation and law.
History & Overview
Read about our storied past and how we joined elite company with the passing of the Institute of Municipal Assessors Act of 1987.
The IMA is managed by a 15-member Board of Directors comprised of 5 Executive members and 10 District Directors.
Read through the IMA’s governing documents including our letters patent, corporate bylaws, and the Institute of Municipal Assessors Acts.
Code of Ethics
The IMA and its members are dedicated to ethical practice and professional standards in the valuing of property as a basis for local property taxation.
To be the industry leader in education, ethical standards, and professional accreditation in the field of property assessment.
To provide specialized education through a comprehensive approach to training which embraces all available technologies. To promote professional development and to ensure our members are recognized as experts in the field of property assessment and related functions.
The Institute of Municipal Assessors and its members value professionalism, inclusivity, diversity, integrity, ethics, accountability, and expertise. The IMA is committed to serving all members and stakeholders with competence and respect.