Laws, Regulations & Annotations

Business Taxes Law Guide – Revision 2018

Rules For Tax Appeals

Chapter 3. Property Taxes*


Subarticle 7. Preparing Summaries, Scheduling Hearings, and Distributing Documents

Rule 5327.4

5327.4. Oral Hearings—Scheduling of Hearings.

(a) The Board must hear and decide all petitions for reassessment of unitary or nonunitary values and correction of allocated values by December 31 of the year in which the notice of assessment was issued and render its decisions no later than December 31 that year, except for petitions of escape assessments described in Revenue and Taxation Code section 758.

(b) The Board must hear petitions for reassessment of private railroad car values and render its decisions by January 31 of the year following the year in which the notice was issued. If the assessment was made outside the regular assessment period, the Board must hear the petition within 90 days of the date on which the petition was filed and render its decision within 45 days of the date of the hearing on the petition.

(c) If petitioner requests an oral hearing in its petition, the Chief of Board Proceedings will mail a Notice of Board Hearing to the petitioner at least 45 days before the scheduled hearing date.

Note: Authority cited: Government Code section 15606; Revenue and Taxation Code section 11651.

Reference: Revenue and Taxation Code sections 734, 741, 742, 748, 749, 758, 11338, 11339, 11341

History: 1. New section adopted 9-12-2007; effective 2-6-2008.

*Editorial change renaming subchapters to subarticles (Register 2008, No. 13).