Fire Prevention Fees

Fire Prevention Fee

Posted by on Oct 8, 2012 in Fire Prevention Fees | 0 comments

You may have received a notice from California’s Governor Brown recently that states that you will be receiving a bill requiring you to pay $150 (per year) for a fee for state fire protection services.  It states that according to the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CAL FIRE), you own property in one of the designated areas and must pay the new California Fire Prevention Fee.  The Board of Equalization is required by law to collect the fee. The fee is levied at the rate of $150 per habitable structure, which is defined as a building that can be occupied for...

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