FEES FINDINGS OF FACT

 

The Placer County Board of Supervisors approved new fees for matters dealing with Assessment Appeals. Resolution 2005-283 was passed on November 29, 2005 making the following changes effective January 1, 2006.

 

CHAPTER 2: ADMINISTRATION

 

SUBCHAPTER 32: ASSESSMENT APPEALS BOARD

 

Fees for Findings and Conclusion Documents: The Assessment Appeals Board is not required to adopt written findings of fact as part of its decision-making process. Rule 10 of the Local Rules of Procedure provide that the Board of Supervisors shall establish a fee if either party requests that written findings be prepared prior to the commencement of the hearing. The following deposit and fee schedule shall apply to the preparation of findings of fact if requested by a party.

 

Pursuant to the authority of the California Revenue & Taxation Code Section 1611.5, the following fees are hereby established for the furnishing of Assessment Appeals Findings and Conclusions documents to a party requesting equalization:

 

a) Owner-occupied single-family residence: $250.

Full deposit required at time of hearing ($250).

 

b) Any other type of property where the requested change in valuation does not exceed $1,000,000: $500.

Full deposit required at time of hearing ($500).

 

c) Any other type of property where the requested change in valuation exceeds $1,000,000 but does not exceed $10,000,000: A minimum of $500, not to exceed a maximum of $1,500, as determined by the actual amount of Board Counsel Time, billed at the rate of $125 per hour.

$500 deposit required at time of hearing.

 

d) Any other type of property where the requested change in valuation exceeds $10,000,000: A minimum of $500, not to exceed a maximum of $2,500, as determined by the actual amount of Board Counsel Time, billed at the rate of $125 per hour.

$500 deposit required at time of hearing.

 

SEC. 2116.030 Fees for Tapes and Transcripts of Proceedings

 

Pursuant to the authority of the California Revenue & Taxation Code Section 1611, the following fees are hereby established for the furnishing of tape copies and transcripts of the proceedings:

 

a) For audio copies of the proceedings, $10 per tape/CD.

 

b) Transcript of proceedings before the Board at actual cost by certified transcriber. $100 deposit required, with balance paid prior to delivery.