Value Notice - Postcard

A. 2019 Notification of Assessed Value

The Assessor sends a “Notification of Assessed Value” to property owners in Placer County each July. This provides the property owner an opportunity to review the value and contact the Assessor if they have concerns. Your tax bill is based on this amount.

B. Mailing Address

This is the mailing address for the property described. If you need your tax bill sent to a different address, please complete and return a Change of Mailing Address form.

C. Your Assessed Value as of January 1, 2019

Your 2019 to 2020 tax bill is based on the Assessed Value of your property as of January 1, 2019. This is the date when property taxes become a “lien” on property for the upcoming fiscal year (July 1 through June 30).

2019 Value Notice Post Card Sample


This section identifies your property by the Assessor’s Parcel Number (APN) and situs. The APN (PDF) is a unique number used by the Assessor to identify property for assessment tax purposes. SITUS refers to the physical address of the property.

E. Exemptions

There are a variety of options available for lowering your property taxes. Please review our Lower My Taxes page for more information.

F. Taxable Value

Your taxable value is the assessed value of your property less property tax exemptions. Your tax bill is based on this amount.

G. Assessment Appeal Information

This section provides information on your rights to file an Assessment Appeal Application (PDF), and provides an explanation of the ‘stipulation’ procedure. Please review our Assessment Appeals Information page for more information.