Assessor Brochures

  • Customer Service Information (PDF): As part of our continuing effort to keep Placer County property owners aware of their rights and responsibilities, this brochure explains what we do in the Assessor’s Office and why we do it.
  • New Construction (PDF): What happens to the assessed value of property when there is new construction? This brochure provides answers to frequently asked questions concerning new construction and your assessed value.
  • Property Tax Exemptions (PDF): A general summary of the homeowner’s, disabled veterans’, welfare, religious, church, and historical aircraft exemptions.
  • Value Review Program (Proposition 8) (PDF): A general summary of the Assessor’s Value Review Program, and how you may apply.