Laws, Regulations & Annotations

Property Taxes Law Guide – Revision 2017

Revenue and Taxation Code

Property Taxation

Part 9. Corrections, Cancellations, and Refunds

Chapter 5. Refunds

Article 2.5. Interest on Refunds

Section 5153

5153. Impounded funds—interest payable. Notwithstanding Sections 5150 and 5151, whenever the auditor has impounded revenues pursuant to subdivision (a) of Section 26906.1 of the Government Code and those revenues are ultimately used to provide a refund of tax to the affected taxpayer or taxpayers, interest due to the taxpayer or taxpayers for the period that those funds were impounded shall be calculated and paid at the rate, or rates where the applicable rate fluctuated, earned by the county on those revenues during the period of impoundment.

History.—Added by Stats. 1993, Ch. 387, in effect January 1, 1994.

* Article 2 was added by Stats. 1976, Ch. 499, p. 1240, in effect January 1, 1977.