computes/calculates the amount of taxes due. The Auditor-Controller, Tax Division also apportions and distributes to the various entities the property tax monies collected by the Treasurer & Tax Collector.
The administrator has contacted class members who filed valid Standard Refund Award claims to update their contact information prior to a November 8, 2019 distribution. You may update your name/address information at
We are not accepting in-person property tax payments at this time. We encourage everyone to use other payment methods, such as online eCheck and credit/debit card payments, telephone credit/debit card payments, or mail in your payment.
Since the passage of Proposition 13 in 1978, property is assessed at its fair market value as of the date it is acquired. Your purchase price generally becomes the taxable “base value” as of that date. From that point forward the taxable value