City Files to Halt Excessive County Fees

The City of Fresno has joined a number of Fresno County cities in filing a lawsuit to halt the Fresno County practice of charging excessive administrative fees for the collection of property taxes. The excessive charges vary according to each City with the City of Fresno experiencing a $430,000 annual overcharge. More than 40 cities in Los Angeles County have filed a similar lawsuit against Los Angeles County.

Requests for additional information can be made to the City Attorney’s Office at (559) 621-7500.