Laws, Regulations & Annotations

Property Taxes Law Guide – Revision 2017

Additional Government Code Provisions

Provisions Relating to Assessors

Chapter 8. Assessors

Section 27421

27421. Request for estimate of assessed valuation. The county assessor in each county who is designated to perform the duty of assessing property for a local taxing jurisdiction shall, upon request of the governing body of such jurisdiction, excluding a school district, furnish not later than May 15th of each year an estimate of the assessed valuation of property within such jurisdiction for the succeeding fiscal year. Such request shall be made on or before February 20th of each year. The estimate required herein shall contain estimates of the total of each of the items contained on the assessment roll as well as the estimated total valuation.

History.—Added by Stats. 1965, p. 1788, in effect September 17, 1965. Stats. 1973, Ch. 868, p. 1584, in effect January 1, 1974, substituted "The county assessor in each county." for "A county assessor in a county with a population of 4,000,000 or more, as determined by the 1960 federal census," at the beginning of the first sentence; and added "excluding a school district" after "such jurisdiction" in that sentence.

Note.—Section 2 of Stats. 1973, Ch. 868, p. 1584, provided no payment by state to local governments because of this act.