Laws, Regulations & Annotations
Property Taxes Law Guide – Revision 2013
Property Tax Annotations
200.0000 BASE YEAR VALUE TRANSFER
(a) BASE YEAR VALUE TRANSFER – PRINCIPAL RESIDENCE
200.0087 Purchase. A property obtained by way of a gift, including an inheritance, is not purchased and therefore, does not satisfy the requirements of Revenue and Taxation Code section 69.5 which allows for the transfer of a base year value of a sold property to a purchased or constructed replacement dwelling. C 3/18/1988; C 10/20/1989; C 11/24/1999.