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1. State decides to eliminate financial support for the Williamson Act

  The California Land Conservation Act of 1965 - commonly referred to as the Williamson Act - enables local governments to enter into contracts with private landowners for the purpose of restricting specific parcels of land to agricultural or related open space use. In return, landowners receive property tax assessments which are much lower than normal because they are based upon farming and open space uses as opposed to full market value. 

Tags: 2011, news, Williamson act, agriculture, ag preserve
2. Tulare County Assessor warns Homeowners of Mailer

Tulare County’s property owners should avoid a mailer in which a company is asking for $25 fee to file a home owner’s exemption application which can be completed for free, Tulare County Assessor/Clerk-Recorder Roland Hill announced today.

Tags: 2011, news, scam, mailer
3. Property owners may benefit from requesting a temporary reassessment of their property tax values

  In the wake of a general decline in real estate values in recent years, some property owners may benefit from requesting a temporary reassessment of their property tax values under the provisions of Proposition 8. Residents who may benefit most from reassessment are those who paid top dollar for new or existing homes in the past three years.

Tags: 2011, news, Prop 8, Prop 13, reduction in taxes
4. County Assessor Warns Public: Do Not Be Scammed

 

  In these unsettling economic times as the values of homes decline, it is my responsibility to ensure that no property owner pays more that their fair share of property taxes. 

Tags: 2011, news, scam, mailer

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