Property Tax and Special Accounting
The Property Tax and Special Accounting division manages the key aspects of the property tax process which require that 1) the property taxes payable by each taxpayer are accurately calculated, 2) property taxes collected are accurately distributed to taxing agencies and 3) any overpayment of taxes is refunded in a timely manner. In fulfilling these responsibilities, the Division assures that the County complies with the necessary legal requirements while processing transactions in a timely manner as part of its commitment to superior customer service.
The Property Tax and Special Accounting Services division:
- apportions and distributes property tax revenue
- prepares tax refunds
- maintains documentation for property tax apportionment
- reconciles all of the County's bank accounts
- provides accounting/budget monitoring for special districts to ensure the County, cities, school and special districts, and the public receive accurate tax allocations and refunds