Challenge your property taxes when the market value is lower than the assessed value. Proposition 8.
Proposition 8 Form – choose the form titled “Prop 8 – Assessment Review Request”
Are you at least 55 years old and want to transfer your property tax basis within Contra Costa county? Proposition 60.
Proposition 60 Form – choose the form titled “Claim of Persons at least 55 Years of Age for Transfer of Base Year Value to Replacement Dwelling”
Avoid property tax re-assessment with when transferring or selling property to your child or grandchild. Proposition 58 and Proposition 193.
Proposition 58 (Parent) Form – choose the form titled “Claim for Reassessment Exclusion for Transfer Between Parent and Child”
Proposition 193 (Grandparent) Form - choose the form titled “Claim for Reassessment Exclusion for Transfer Between Grandparent to Grandchild”
Property tax initiatives for Disabled Persons available on the Forms page:
Disabled Person’s Claim for Exclusion of New Construction
Disabled Person’s Claim for Transfer of Base Year Value to Replacement Dwelling