Property assessments are usually announced by the County Assessor in August, and the City must then set the tax rate before August 31. Public utilities are assessed by the State Board of Equalization. Property taxes are collected by the County Tax Collector for the City, and various other taxes are collected by the State and remitted to the City.
Transient Occupancy Tax/Conference Center Tax
Information and Tax Returns for the collection of Transient Occupancy Tax and Conference Center Tax in South San Francisco can be accessed online. Tax returns are required monthly for all hotels and motels operating in the city.
Commercial Parking Tax
This is an excise tax on the activity of parking motor vehicles in the City of South San Francisco where there is a rent charged for parking. The tax is a general tax under voter-approved Proposition 218.