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Joshua Rhoads

Vice President

Property Tax


Joshua leads an experienced group of property tax professionals throughout the United States and Canada. He ensures DMA’s property tax services meet and exceed the expectations of DMA’s entire client base. Joshua’s industry-specific knowledge, education, and extensive experience in valuation services provide clients with the highest level of professional service and proven results. He also partners with DMA’s regional offices to assist with litigation strategy in high-profile, large-dollar appeals.



20 years in property tax; 10 years with DMA


  • Completed several thousands of real property tax assessment review projects
  • Expert in researching real estate markets, analyzing properties, and negotiating reductions at all levels
  • Provided expert testimony before various jurisdictional and government authorities, including Boards of Appeal, Commissions of Probate, and Circuit Court
  • Proficiency in handling real estate reviews and appeals for diverse property types, such as retail, office, industrial, multifamily, and going-concern properties
  • Successfully quarterbacked multiple real estate appeals through litigation, resulting in favorable outcomes for DMA’s clients, and positive case law for taxpayers

Illinois | Indiana | Iowa | Kansas | Minnesota | Missouri | Nebraska | North Dakota | South Dakota | Wisconsin



Commercial Real Estate | Data Centers | Distribution | Hospitality | Manufacturing | Retail



  • Bachelor of Arts, Accounting – Defiance College
  • Property Tax Certified Member of the Institute (CMI), Institute for Professionals in Taxation (IPT)
  • Attends courses offered by the IPT, International Association of Assessing Officers (IAAO), and the Appraisal Institute
  • Continuously studies real estate market trends
  • Regularly presents on property tax topics at industry conferences and continuing education webinars