How to Contact Us

The State Board of Equalization (BOE) administers the following tax programs: Property Tax, Alcoholic Beverage Tax, and Tax on Insurers.

All other tax programs previously administered by the BOE are now administered by the California Department of Tax and Fee Administration (CDTFA). For information on CDTFA's tax programs, see CDTFA's website at https://www.cdtfa.ca.gov/ or call 1-800-400-7115.

If you have a question on a BOE tax program that is not addressed on our website, please contact us.

For your protection, the BOE does not require you to submit your social security number or any other personal information you consider confidential on your inquiry.

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TAX PROGRAMS

Property Tax Department

450 N Street, MIC:63
PO Box 942879
Sacramento, CA 94279-0063

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
Vacant, Deputy Director   1-916-285-0134

County-Assessed Properties Division

450 N Street, MIC:64
PO Box 942879
Sacramento, CA 94279-0064
Email: PTWebRequests@boe.ca.gov

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
Reception/General Information 1-916-274-3350 1-916-285-0134
David Yeung, Chief 1-916-274-3334  

Legal Entity Ownership Program and Exemptions

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
Vacant, Manager   1-916-285-0134

Policy and Standards

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
Vacant, Manager   1-916-285-0134

Surveys & Quality Control

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
Diane Yasui, Manager 1-916-274-3424 1-916-285-0134

State-Assessed Properties Division

PO Box 942879, MIC:61
Sacramento, CA 94279-0061
Email: PT-SAPD@boe.ca.gov

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
Reception/General Information 1-916-274-3270 1-916-285-0132
Richard Reisinger, Chief 1-916-274-3300  

Energy and Communications

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
Samuel Wang, Manager 1-916-274-3307 1-916-285-0132

Transportation, Field Appraisal, and Board Roll

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
Mike Harris, Manager 1-916-274-3309 1-916-285-0132

Tax Area Services

PO Box 942879, MIC:59
Sacramento, CA 94279-0059
Email: tass@boe.ca.gov

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
General Information 1-916-274-3250 1-916-285-0130
Ricard Schwarting, Research Manager I 1-916-274-3261  

Alcoholic Beverage Tax

This BOE tax program is currently administered by the California Department of Tax and Fee Administration.

Program & Compliance Bureau, MIC: 88
California Department of Tax and Fee Administration
PO Box 942879
Sacramento, CA 94279-0088
Email: https://www.cdtfa.ca.gov/email/

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
General Information 1-800-400-7115  

Tax on Insurers

This BOE tax program is currently administered by the California Department of Tax and Fee Administration.

Special Taxes and Fees, MIC: 88
California Department of Tax and Fee Administration
PO Box 942879
Sacramento, CA 94279-0088
Email: https://www.cdtfa.ca.gov/email/

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
General Information 1-800-400-7115  

OTHER DEPARTMENTS/DIVISIONS

Board Proceedings Division

450 N Street, MIC:80
PO Box 942879
Sacramento, CA 94279-0080

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
General Information 1-916-322-2270 1-916-324-3984
Joann Richmond-Smith, Chief 1-916-322-9569  

Communications Department

450 N Street, MIC:73
PO Box 942879
Sacramento, CA 94279-0073

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
Vacant, Deputy Director    

Legal Department

450 N Street, MIC:121
PO Box 942879
Sacramento, CA 94279-0121

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
Henry D. Nanjo, Chief Counsel 1-916-323-1094 1-916-324-2586

Legislative, Research & Statistics Division

450 N Street, MIC:121
PO Box 942879
Sacramento, CA 94279-0121

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
Mark Durham, Chief 1-916-319-9220  

Research and Statistics Section

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
Chris Butler 1-916-323-3800  

Taxpayers' Rights Advocate (TRA) Office

450 N Street, MIC:120
PO Box 942879
Sacramento, CA 94279-0120
Email: traoffice@boe.ca.gov

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
General Information 1-916-327-2217  
Lisa Thompson, Chief 1-916-323-9506  
Mark Sutter, Senior Property Appraiser 1-916-324-2797  

EXECUTIVE OFFICE

Executive Director

450 N Street, MIC:73
PO Box 942879
Sacramento, CA 94279-0073

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
Dean R. Kinnee, Executive Director 1-916-327-4975 1-916-324-2586
Laura SooHoo, Administrative Assistant II 1-916-324-0218  

Chief Deputy Director

450 N Street, MIC:73
PO Box 942879
Sacramento, CA 94279-0073

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
Brenda Fleming, Chief Deputy Director 1-916-327-4975 1-916-324-2586

Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) Office

450 N Street, MIC:73
PO Box 942879
Sacramento, CA 94279-0073

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
General Information 1-916-327-4975 1-916-324-2586

OTHER CONTACT INFORMATION

Media Inquiries

450 N Street, MIC:73
PO Box 942879
Sacramento, CA 94279-0073

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
General Information 1-916-327-4975 1-916-324-2586

Public Record Act Request

Legal Department
450 N Street, MIC:121
PO Box 942879
Sacramento, CA 94279-0121
Email: BOEPRARequests@boe.ca.gov