Debbie Sanders

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Debbie Sanders

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Proposition 90

Proposition 90

Proposition 90 allows a homeowner to transfer the base year value of their principal residence in one county to a newly purchased residence in another county providing that certain requirements are met. Only a limited number of counties are participating in Proposition 90.

Proposition 90 Requirements (Santa Clara County):

  • The requirements for Proposition 90 in Santa Clara County are the same as for Proposition 60 except for the following:  

1.  Effective date: November 9, 1988. 
2.  A non-refundable processing fee of $78 is required. 

  • The effective dates and filing fees vary from county to county. Those property owners interested in transferring the base year value from their principal residence located in Santa Clara County to a newly purchased residence in another county should call that county to make sure that the other county is participating in Proposition 90.
  • Applications must be filed in the county where the newly purchased residence is located.
  • The following is a list of those counties which have approved Proposition 90 and will currently accept base year value transfers from other counties.
APPROVED EFFECTIVE DATE
Alameda November 9, 1988 
El Dorado February 15, 2010
Los Angeles  November 9, 1988  
Orange  November 9, 1988  
San Diego  November 9, 1988  
San Mateo  November 9, 1988  
Santa Clara  November 9, 1988  
Ventura  May 4, 1992 




For More Information Please Contact:
Assessor Real Property - General Questions, Property valuations and Propositions 3, 8, 60, 90
70 West Hedding St., East Wing
5th Floor
San Jose, CA 95110
Phone: 408-299-5300
Email: RP@asr.sccgov.org
Fax: 408-298-9439