Taxpayers’ Bill of Rights Hearings – Historical Information

Hearing Information for 2019

State Board of Equalization Taxpayers' Bill of Rights hearing for 2019 (10:00 a.m.)

August 27, 2019 – Sacramento, CA

The hearing provides an opportunity for taxpayers, county assessors, and other local agency representatives to provide comments on items discussed in the Taxpayers' Rights Advocate's Annual Report; and present ideas, concerns, and input on the quality of agency service related to the Board of Equalization's administration of its programs. At the hearing one can comment on the property tax programs administered by the Board of Equalization or local county agencies statewide; as well as present ideas on legislation to further voluntary compliance or the relationship between government and taxpayers for the alcoholic beverage tax. The hearing provides a venue for parties to identify ways to resolve any problems identified in the Taxpayers' Rights Advocate's current Annual Report; the annual report for the August 2019 hearing date was the fiscal year 2017-2018.

For information on the 2019 Hearing, to view the event poster, and check out what will be discussed please see the main Taxpayers' Bill of Rights Hearing page at: (We encourage taxpayers to come to the hearing to voice concerns about problems they may be having; this is your opportunity to bring issues forward at a meeting before the State Board of Equalization.)

Webcast for Meeting and Responses


Webcast for the Taxpayers' Bill of Rights hearing:

Responses to Presenters

Actions in Response to 2019 Hearing Presenters (to follow the hearing)

Prior Year Responses