Resources

Board of Equalization – The BOE sets and administers tax policy in California.

Board of Equalization COB Contacts – List of contact information for Clerk of the Boards throughout California.

Property Tax Rules – The rules that govern the property tax appeal process in California

Revenue and Taxation Code – The legislation that outlines real estate and other taxation in California.

Videos on how to appeal – The BOE produced these videos for homeowners to understand how to appeal their property taxes.

Office of Real Estate Appraisers – The certification board for California appraisers.

Dr. Housing Bubble – This is a blog with information on real estate in Southern California.

Los Angeles County Assessor – The assessor administers all assessments in Los Angeles County.

Los Angeles County Property Info – Information on properties within Los Angeles County.

Los Angeles County Assessed Value – Find the assessed value of a property in Los Angeles County.

Los Angeles County Tax Rate – Find the tax rate of a property in Los Angeles County.

Los Angeles County Assessor Contact – Find the regional office assigned to your Los Angeles County appeal.

Los Angeles County Clerk of the Board – Administers tax appeals and provides information to the public in Los Angeles County.

Los Angeles County Treasurer – Collects property tax payments and issues property tax refunds in Los Angeles County.

Los Angeles County has no application fee.  The filing period for 2016 is from July 1st to November 30th.

Orange County Assessor – The assessor administers all assessments in Orange County.

Orange County Property Info – Call Orange County Assessor at 714-834-2727.

Orange County Assessed Value – Find the assessed value of a property in Orange County.

Orange County Tax Rate – Find the tax rate of a property in Orange County.

Orange County Assessor Contact – Call Orange County Assessor at 714-834-2727 to determine assessor assigned to appeal.

Orange County Clerk of the Board – Administers tax appeals and provides information to the public in Orange County.

Orange County Treasurer – Collects property tax payments and issues property tax refunds in Orange County.

Orange County has no application fee.  The filing period for 2016 is from July 1st to November 30th.

Orange County Register – This is a real estate and mortgage blog maintained by writers for the OC Register.

Riverside County Assessor – The assessor administers all assessments in Riverside County.

Riverside County Property Info – Information on properties within Riverside County.

Riverside County Assessed Value – Find the assessed value of a property in Riverside County.

Riverside County Tax Rate – Find the tax rate of a property in Riverside County.

Riverside County Assessor Contact – Call Riverside County Assessor at 951-955-6200.

Riverside County Clerk of the Board – Administers tax appeals and provides information to the public in Riverside County.

Riverside County Treasurer – Collects property tax payments and issues property tax refunds in Riverside County.

Riverside County charges $30 for an application fee.  The filing period for 2016 is from July 1st to November 30th.

Sacramento County Assessor – The assessor administers all assessments in Sacramento County.

Sacramento County charges $30 for an application fee.  The filing period for 2016 is from July 1st to November 30th.

San Bernardino County Assessor – The assessor administers all assessments in San Bernardino County.

San Bernardino County Property Info – Information on properties within San Bernardino County.

San Bernardino County Assessed Value – Find the assessed value of a property in San Bernardino County.

San Bernardino County Tax Rate – Find the tax rate of a property in San Bernardino County.

San Bernardino County Assessor Contact – Call San Bernardino County Assessor at 909-387-6700.

San Bernardino County Clerk of the Board – Administers tax appeals and provides information to the public in San Bernardino.

San Bernardino County Treasurer – Collects property tax payments and issues property tax refunds in San Bernardino County.

San Bernardino County charges $45 for an application fee.  The filing period for 2016 is from July 1st to November 30th.

San Diego County Assessor.  The assessor administers all assessments in San Diego County.

San Diego County Property Info – Information on properties within San Diego County.

San Diego County Assessed Value – Find the assessed value of a property in San Diego County.

San Diego County Tax Rate – Find the tax rate of a property in San Diego County.

San Diego County Assessor Contact – Call San Diego County Assessor at 619-531-5507.

San Diego County Clerk of the Board – Administers tax appeals and provides information to the public in San Diego County.

San Diego County Treasurer – Collects property tax payments and issues property tax refunds in San Diego County.

San Diego County has no application fee.  The filing period for 2016 is from July 1st to November 30th.

Voice of San Diego – This leads to their land use category, which has information on real estate in San Diego.

San Francisco County Assessor – The assessor administers all assessments in San Francisco County.

San Francisco County charges $60 for an application fee and a hearing fee on properties assessed over $250,000.  The filing period for 2016 is from July 1st to September 15th.

Appraisal Institute – This is a professional organization for appraisers.

Wall Street Journal – Article about how tax appeal can benefit 30% to 60% of property owners.  Scroll down to item 8.