CRA- Calamity Claim/ CRA- Reclamación de calamidad

Application for Reassessment of Property Damaged by Misfortune or Calamity

Please fill out the following form to apply for reassessment of a property under the jurisdiction of the County of Sonoma Assessor's Office. 

Section 170 of the Revenue and Taxation Code of the State of California and Sonoma County Ordinances contain provisions for reassessment of property damaged or destroyed by misfortune or calamity. A brief summary of eligibility requirements is as follows:
1) The application must be made by the person who, on January 1, was the owner of, or had in his possession, or under his control, the taxable property which suffered damage or by a person who acquired the property after January 1 and is liable for the taxes for the next fiscal year commencing July 1.
2) The damage must have occurred by misfortune or calamity, without fault of the owner or applicant.
3) The application must be delivered to the assessor within twelve (12) months of the date on which the calamity or misfortune occurred.
4) The damage must be shown to be in excess of Ten Thousand Dollars ($10,000).

If you have any questions about this form, please contact us by phone at (707) 565-1888 or visit our website.

Thank you.

Information on Damaged Property

I hereby apply for reassessment of the following described property which was damaged or destroyed through no fault of my own, and which damage or destruction was in excess of $10,000. (Per R&T code 170)

* = Required Field

Address of damaged property:
Type of damaged property: (please check all that apply)
Tipo de propiedad dañada: (marque todas las que correspondan)

You may need the Assessor's Parcel Number (APN) or Assessment Number. If you do not know the APN, you may look it up by searching Public Assessor Services here: Parcel Number Lookup Tool (opens in a new tab).

My estimate of the amount of damage is:

Governor declared disaster only: This application must be delivered to the Assessor on or before the next property tax installment date (December 10 or April 10, as applicable) to defer payment of property taxes.

Supporting Documents

Contact Information

Mailing Address

Declaration and Electronic Signature

I declare under penalty of perjury that all of the foregoing statements are, to the best of my knowledge, true and correct.


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