The Tax Collector’s Department collects taxes, sells tax-defaulted land,and assists Taxpayers, Mortgage and Title companies, and members of the public with current and past information regarding local property taxation. Our office provides the best customer service to meet the needs of our constituents.
The Treasurer-Tax Collector receives, safeguards, distributes, and invests County funds. All County departments deposit their cash and checks through the Treasurer’s office.
Transient Occupancy Taxes and Tourism Business Improvement District(tbid) assessment
The Treasurer- Tax Collector collects the Transient Occupancy Taxes(TOT) and TBID assessments. All rentals must be approved prior to renting in Mariposa County. The TOT tax is imposed on people who stay less than 30 days at home, a bed and breakfast or hotel/motel in Mariposa County will be 12% of the room rate starting April 1, 2019 and the TBID is 1% reported and due monthly.