Budget / Employees
The Assessor's office has 80 allocated positions, and has a 2016-2017 budget of approximately $10.4 million. Property taxes are the local public agencies’ major source of General Purpose Revenue. The Assessor’s property tax assessment rolls establish the property tax base for all local government agencies in the County, including cities, special districts, and school districts. Currently, the County collects over $629 million for these agencies. Maximum revenue is achieved only through an active, fair, and complete assessment program. The total tax roll for 2016/2017 is $65.5 billion.