Sonoma County To Re-Assess Properties In Areas Burned By WildfiresThe Sonoma County Assessor’s Office will be sending teams of appraisers to burned areas of the county starting Monday to inspect fire-damaged properties.
Low-Income Community In Gilroy Overcharged On Property Taxes For 13 YearsA low-income housing community in Gilroy could be getting an unexpected payday after being over-charged on property taxes for more than a decade.
BART May Ask Taxpayers For The Billions It Needs To Keep Trains RunningBART needs billions of dollars just to keep the trains running in the future, and the transit agency may end up asking the public to foot the bill.
Property Tax Hikes Without Voter Approval May Fund California Delta Water Tunnel ProjectFunding for Gov. Jerry Brown's plan to build two massive tunnels through the Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta to help transport water to Southern California may come from increased property taxes assessed on homeowners without a public vote.
San Francisco Property Owners To See Higher Property TaxesProperty owners in San Francisco are expected to see an increase in their property taxes this year, after tallying an impressive year-over-year increase.
Property Tax Hikes Coming To Santa Clara County Homeowners128,000 homeowners in the South Bay will soon see increases on future property tax bills.
Opinion: Mitt Romney's Tax ProblemMitt Romney is the person who needs to put up or shut up in his dispute with Harry Reid. There is no reason to believe a word he is saying about his taxes.
San Jose Sues Santa Clara County To Recover Millions In Property TaxesSan Jose city officials have accused Santa Clara County of defying a state order to pay millions of dollars in property tax revenue that state officials ruled has been improperly withheld.
Chevron Facing More Taxes On Richmond RefineryChevron Corp. faces additional taxes on its refinery in Richmond after an appeals board ruled that the refinery was worth more than the county’s assessment.
Ballot Proposal Would Make California Legislature Part-TimeThe activists who championed property tax caps and lawmaker term limits said they planned to begin circulating petitions for a ballot measure that would make the California Legislature a part-time body.
Californians Still Strongly Support Prop 13 Real Estate Tax LimitsSome decisive numbers from the latest Field Poll show that Californians are resolute in their support for Proposition 13, the 1978 amendment to the California Constitution limiting the tax rate of real estate.