Under the provisions of the Measure K Parcel Tax voted on by the residents of the Berryessa Union School District on November 6, 2012, seniors those individual home owners who will be at least 65 on July 1, 2014, or for each year, thereafter, where the home owner reaches 65 on July 1st of that year – are exempt from paying the $79.00 per year parcel assessment. To receive the aforementioned exemption, the completed application and supporting documentation must be submitted to the Berryessa Union School District by June 30th prior to the following July 1st of each fiscal year.
Once your application is processed, you are exempt for the remainder of the parcel tax term. An application form from you is no longer needed in the future once approved. You will receive a letter annually to verify occupancy. Sign and return the letter to remain on the Senior Exemption List, or you can also call the office and verify your continued eligibility.
Applications/Confirmation Letters may be mailed or brought into the District Office – Business Services Department – at 1376 Piedmont Road, San Jose, CA 95132. For assistance call (408) 923-1860.