Laws, Regulations & Annotations

Property Taxes Law Guide – Revision 2018

Revenue and Taxation Code

Division 2. Other Taxes

Part 18.5. Timber Yield Tax

CHAPTER 2. Imposition of the Tax

Section 38116

38116. Low value exemption. (a) Subject to the limitation in subdivision (b), there is exempted from the tax imposed by this part timber whose immediate harvest value is so low that, if not exempt, the tax on the timber would amount to less than the cost of administering and collecting the tax, as determined by the board by rule. The board, after consultation with the Timber Advisory Committee, shall establish by rule the level at which the tax that would apply is less than the cost to administer and collect the tax.

(b) The board shall have no authority to exempt timber with an estimated immediate harvest value of more than three thousand dollars ($3,000).

History.—Added by Stats. 1998, Ch. 591 (SB 2237), in effect January 1, 1999.