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The tax collector is the county officer charged with the function of collecting taxes.
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Originally, this duty was given to the treasurer and later to the sheriff, but since 1861 it has
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fallen to the tax collector. All county taxes are collected by the tax collector except
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inheritance taxes. This includes taxes on real and personal property, schools and special
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districts, and business licenses.
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The office of tax collector has, in the past, been combined with the office of county
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treasurer and sheriff. Today, it is almost always combined with the treasurer's office.
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=== Family History Library  ===
 
=== Family History Library  ===
  
 
*[[The Family History Library|The Family History Library]] has microfilms for many existing tax records for California. Check the Family History Library Catalog by using the [https://familysearch.org/catalog-search Place-name Search] for:
 
*[[The Family History Library|The Family History Library]] has microfilms for many existing tax records for California. Check the Family History Library Catalog by using the [https://familysearch.org/catalog-search Place-name Search] for:
  
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Revision as of 00:48, 28 June 2013

The tax collector is the county officer charged with the function of collecting taxes. Originally, this duty was given to the treasurer and later to the sheriff, but since 1861 it has fallen to the tax collector. All county taxes are collected by the tax collector except inheritance taxes. This includes taxes on real and personal property, schools and special districts, and business licenses. The office of tax collector has, in the past, been combined with the office of county treasurer and sheriff. Today, it is almost always combined with the treasurer's office.

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CALIFORNIA - TAXATION
CALIFORNIA, [County] - TAXATION