Community Information Database
Santa Cruz County Treasurer-Tax Collector
|General Agency Information|
|Name:||Santa Cruz County Treasurer-Tax Collector|
|Address:||701 Ocean St. Room 150 |
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
|Days/Hours of Operation/Phone:||Monday-Friday, 8-5|
|Description:|| Collects more than $217 million dollars in County, city, school, and special district taxes; processes any replicated payments within sixty (60) days, maintains complete and accurate files on the tax payment status of 93,000 parcels, and processes taxpayer inquiries in a timely and courteous manner.
Maintains records of all tax-defaulted parcels and computes amounts necessary to redeem when requested by the taxpayer; computes amounts and establishes controls for installment plans on redemptions; prepares and mails notices of Power to Sell; determines parcels to sell at public auction and selects dates of the sale; coordinates sale and accounts for proceeds of sale.
Prepares tax liens on delinquent unsecured taxpayers; and collects delinquent mobile home fees assigned to the County by the State before issuing Tax Clearance Certificates; collects Transient Occupancy; collects card room and bingo license fees. Responds to all taxpayer inquiries for property tax payment information.
|Languages other than English:||Spanish|
|Accommodations for Disabled:||Parking & Wheelchair Access|
|Public Transportation:||Available Within Four Blocks|
|Fees:||Call for Information|
|Areas Served:||Santa Cruz County|
|Physical Location:||Santa Cruz|
|Funding Source:||County Government|
Tax Collection Agencies
|This record last modified June 18, 2013|