SANTA MONICA-MALIBU UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT

PRESS RELEASE

 

CONTACT:Ms. Jan Maez†††††††† ††††††††††† ††††††††††† FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

310.450.8338, ext. 269††††††††††† ††††††††††††††††††††††† ††††††††††† 20 DEC 2007

 

 

SMMUSD Waives the 2007-08 Parcel Tax Assessment for Recent Wildfire Victims

 

The Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District has waived the direct assessment or parcel tax collected for individuals that sustained 50% or greater damage to their property due to the October and November wildfires in Malibu.††

 

This waiver is one example of how the district is providing various types of support to the victims of the recent Malibu wildfires.It is the districtís hope that these individuals can restore their homes, security, peace of mind, and quality of life as soon as possible.

 

The County of Los Angeles has identified the parcels involved and will remove the charge from the tax roll.

 

Questions regarding eligibility for this wavier should be addressed to the County of Los Angeles, Department of Auditor-Controller, Tax Division (213.617.0592).

 

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SANTA MONICA-MALIBU UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT

1651 16TH Street, Santa Monica, CA 90404

ph: 310.450.8338; fax: 310.581.1138

www.smmusd.org