Request Reassessment

To request a reassessment for the 2016/2017 tax year, please submit a written request to our office at:

Lake County Assessor Recorder
255 N. Forbes Street Rm. 223
Lakeport, CA  95453

With your request include the following: 
  • Assessors Parcel Number
  • Your opinion of value
  • Any evidence you have to support your opinion of value

The best evidence or support includes information on non distressed sales of comparable properties that have sold from January 1, 2015 through March 31, 2016. Reassessments are based on the value of the property as of the January 1, 2016 lien date.  According to California Property Tax Rule 324, comparable properties used in determining the market value of your property on the lien date may not have sold after March 31, 2016.  Sales after March 31, 2016 can’t be considered in the valuation for the 2016/2017 tax year.


The deadline to file for reassessment is November 30, 2016

Assessment Appeal

Information about the Assessment Appeal process and Application for Changed Assessment Form BOE-305-AH is available in the left hand column of the County of Lake Board of Supervisors Assessment Appeal page.