The Assessor-Recorder has the following responsibilities:

  • Locate all taxable property in the County and identify the ownership.
  • Establish a taxable value for all property subject to property taxation.
  • List the value of all property on the assessment roll.
  • Apply all legal exemptions.
  • Maintain public records.
  • Collect City revenues from the recording of legal documents.
  • Conduct fair and efficient assessments.
  • Improve Customer Services and Technology.
  • Ensure equality in all assessments.

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Read our Racial Equity Action Plan here (updated December 2020).