Laws, Regulations & Annotations

Property Taxes Law Guide – Revision 2018

Revenue and Taxation Code

Property Taxation

Part 4. Levy of Tax

Chapter 3. Reimbursement for Costs Mandated by the State

Article 4. Maximum Property Tax Rates* †

Section 2261.2

2261.2. Maximum rate; decrease. Whenever a county board of supervisors adopts the provisions of Sections 42649 and 85265.5 of the Education Code and thereby transfers certain duties of the county auditor to the county superintendent of schools as provided therein, the maximum tax rate of the county shall, commencing with the fiscal year following the effective date of such transfer, be decreased by an amount which, if levied in such fiscal year, would produce annual revenues equivalent to the expenditures from the county general fund used to provide such services of the county auditor in the fiscal year immediately prior to the date of the transfer of functions to the county superintendent of schools.

History—Added by Stats. 1977, Ch. 533, in effect September 3, 1977.

* Article 4 shall not apply to property tax rates for the 1978–1979 fiscal year.

† Section 60 of Stats. 1979, Ch. 282, in effect July 24, 1979, provided that Article 4 shall not apply to property tax rates for the 1979–80 fiscal year.