Affidavit for Low Income Households
What is this service?
The Welfare Exemption Supplemental Affidavit, Housing - Lower Income Households is a supplemental affidavit filed with the Assessor annually that provides necessary income information of residents.
Who can use this service?
Households that fall below maximum allowable income levels may use this service.
Is there a charge for this service?
This service is provided free of charge.
When and where is this service offered?
This service is available throughout the year during regular business hours except during scheduled holidays.
Location, directions and hours of operation
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1055 Monterey Street Suite D360 San Luis Obispo, CA 93408
Tel: (805) 781-5643
Main Office Fax: (805)-781-5641
Real and Business Property Fax: (805)-788-2042
Public Service/Front Counter Fax: (805)-788-2041
Mapping and Transfers Fax: (805)-781-4034
6565 Capistrano Avenue Atascadero, CA 93422
Tel: (805) 461-6143
Fax: (805) 461-6159
Frequently Asked Questions
If I am low income, can I file this Affidavit and get an exemption from property tax?
This affidavit is a supplemental form that should be filed along with the Claim for Welfare Exemption form (for a first filing) or the Annual Claim for Welfare Exemption form (for an annual filing). Please see the section on Welfare Exemptions for more information.
Who may I contact for further information?
Welfare exemptions are processed by our Change in Ownership department (also called the Transfers section). They can be reached by calling our main office switchboard at (805) 781-5643. If you are in the North County, please call our Atascadero office at (805) 461-6143.