Laws, Regulations & Annotations

Property Taxes Law Guide – Revision 2010

Rules For Tax Appeals

Chapter 2. Sales and Use Tax, Timber Yield Tax, and Special Taxes and Fees


Rule 5212

5212. Contents of Petitions for Redetermination, and Supporting Arguments and Evidence.

(a) Every petition for redetermination must:

(1) Be in writing.

(2) Identify the amounts the petitioner wishes to contest (petitioners may contest all or a portion of the amount shown on a notice), if known.

(3) State the specific grounds or reasons why the notice of determination or notice of deficiency assessment should be reconsidered.

(4) Be signed by the petitioner or the petitioner's authorized representative.

(b) A petition for redetermination may include a request for an appeals conference conducted under article 6 of this chapter, a request for an oral hearing before the Board, or both. If a petition for redetermination only includes a request for an appeals conference, an oral hearing before the Board may still be requested in accordance with section 5266.

(c) The filing of a completed form provided by the Board for use as a petition for redetermination will satisfy the requirements of subdivision (a).

(d) A petitioner may submit copies of any supporting written arguments or documentary evidence along with its petition for redetermination.

Note: Authority cited: Government Code section 15606; Revenue and Taxation Code sections 7051, 8251, 9251, 13170, 30451, 32451, 38442, 38701, 40171, 41128, 43501, 45851, 46601, 50152, 55301, 60601.

Reference: Revenue and Taxation Code sections 6561.5, 7710.5, 8851.5, 12428, 30261.5, 32301.5, 38442, 40092, 41086, 43302, 45302, 46352, 50115, 55082, 60351.

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