Welfare Exemption -- Termination or Change in Eligibility Notice
What is this service?
A Welfare Exemption is granted to exempt property (1) used exclusively for religious, hospital, or charitable purposes, and (2) owned or held in trust by nonprofit organizations operating for those purposes. Such exemptions remain in effect until the property is sold, or if all or part of the property is used for activities that are outside the scope of the purpose of the Welfare Exemption.
The Termination or Change in Eligibility Notice should be filed by the property owner (or qualifying lessees) anytime a property is sold or all or part of the property is used for purposes outside the scope of the exemption.
Who can use this service?
Anyone can 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
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.