Service Name: Property Tax Postponement (PTP)

Organization Name: CALIFORNIA STATE CONTROLLER'S OFFICE

Location

Location Name: Main Office

  • Accessibility: ADA accessible
  • Physical Address: 300 Capitol Mall, Suite 1850, Sacramento, CA, 95814
  • Mailing Address: PO Box 942850, Sacramento, CA, 94250
  • Description: During coranavirus response period, still offering services. Please call. (Updated 4/30/2020) 

    Offers a state program that allows eligible homeowners to defer current-year property taxes on their principal residence. A lien will be placed on the real property until the account is paid in full. Repayment under the program becomes due when the homeowner:
    • Moves or sells the property
    • Transfers title
    • Defaults on a senior lien
    • Refinances
    • Dies
    • Obtains a reverse mortgage
    Applications will be accepted from October 1 to February 10 each year.
  • Website: https://www.sco.ca.gov/
  • Phone(s): 800-952-5661
  • Hours: Mon 8:30am - 5pm; Tue 8:30am - 5pm; Wed 8:30am - 5pm; Thu 8:30am - 5pm; Fri 8:30am - 5pm;
  • Eligibility: Applicants must
    - be age 62 or older, or blind, or have a disability
    - own and occupy the property as the principal place of residence
    - have an annual household income of $35,500 or less
    - have at least 40 percent equity in the property
    - not have a reverse mortgage on the property
  • Requirements: No information has been provided by Agency.
  • Areas Served:
    • United States
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