Tax Clearance Certificates
Tax Clearance Certificate & Disclosure Document
Collection of estimated taxes: Lien date January 1st each year
Recorder’s Deadline for recording maps: December 31st each year
Application Processing Fee
There is a non-refundable processing fee of $104.00 to cover the preparatory work. The processing fee must be paid at the time the application is submitted. It can take up to 10 days for us to provide the tax calculations. Please provide a copy of the final proposed map with your application.
Method of Payment
Clearing the tax liens prior to recording the maps is governed by Gov. Code sections 66492 - 66494.1. Under the authority of Revenue and Taxation Code section 2505, we have limited the ‘method of payment’ on these transactions to check, cash, or cashier’s check for payment of taxes prior to certificate issuance.