Assessment Practices Survey Report Released for San Mateo County - News Release - 2000
Assessment Practices Survey Report Released for San Mateo County
The Board of Equalization (BOE) today released an assessment practices survey report on San Mateo County announced Johan Klehs, Member, State Board of Equalization (BOE).
Approximately once every five years, the BOE conducts a review of each county's assessment functions. Issued as "Assessment Practices Surveys," these reports make recommendations to strengthen or improve local property tax assessment programs.The current report provides 26 recommendations to improve the effectiveness of the assessor's operations. They include:·
The Board's County Property Tax Division conducted the review of the assessor's operation to ensure that properties are being assessed properly and efficiently. The review focused on the quality of the 1998-99 San Mateo County assessment roll, which contained 234,671 assessments having a total enrolled value of $66.861 billion.
Note: A copy of the San Mateo County Assessment Practices Survey Report is available upon request.