Under the California Constitution and the Revenue and Taxation Code, the Assessor has the following responsibilities:
|Address Change||Senior Citizens Services|
|Assessed Values||Change in Ownership|
|Declines in Value||Parent/Child Transfers|
|Exemptions - Homeowner||Manufactured Homes|
|Exemptions - Other||Possessory Interests|
|Supplemental Roll Updates||Boats/Aircraft|
|Property Maps & Data||Business Property Taxes|
|Forms & Applications||Fee Schedule|
You may visit our office located at the Ventura County Government Center, Hall of Administration Building (HOA), 800 South Victoria Avenue, Ventura CA 93009-1270. If you need a map, please click here. Our telephone number is: (805) 654-2181. Fax number: (805) 645-1305. You may also contact us by email.
Assessment Appeals Board (AAB): Three person appointed board that presides over Assessment Appeal Hearings in Ventura County.
California Department of Housing and Community Development (HCD): State agency that, among other things, oversees the registration of Manufactured Homes.
California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV): Provides vehicle and vessel ownership information to Assessors Offices.
California State Board of Equalization (SBE or BOE): State agency that oversees and assists in the application of Property Tax Law by each County Assessor’s Office.
Revenue and Taxation Code of the State of California (R & T): Codified Laws that define and explain the application of Proposition 13 for the entire state.