Mission Statement

The AAB hears appeals of property tax assessments and, for each appeal, either upholds the current assessment or changes the assessment based on the facts presented during the hearing in order to equalize the property tax roll.

Meetings

See schedule posted each year on website: http://cmo.smcgov.org/assessment-appeals-board

Board of Supervisors' Chambers
400 County Center
Redwood City, CA 94063
 

Member Roster

Current Membership Title Appointed Expires Representing
Dennis Pantano Chairman 01/28/2003 01/28/2018  
Craig Collins Vice -Chair 03/12/2013 03/31/2017  
Vincent Muzzi Alternate 08/05/2003 09/30/2017  
VACANT Alternate   09/30/2017  
Thomas F. Casey Commissioner 09/20/2016 09/30/2019  
Joan M. Chipser Alternate 09/20/2016 09/30/2019  
Vacant Alternate      
Vacant        
 

Membership

A person shall not be eligible for appointment unless he has a minimum of five years professional experience in the State of California as one of the following: certified public accountant or public accountant, licensed real estate broker or an attorney

Term

3 years, generally serve no more than 12-years unless appointed by the Board of Supervisors

Duties

To equalize the local tax roll by determining the correct full value for the property that is the subject of the hearing

AppointING AUTHORITY

Board of Supervisors

Compensation

$300 per meeting

COUNSEL

Justin W. Mates, Deputy County Counsel
Office of the County Counsel
400 County Center, 6th Floor
Redwood City, CA 94063
 

Authority

Revenue and Taxation Code Section 1620, 1622.1, 1623.1, Ordinance Code § 2.124.010-030