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Assessor & Recorder
DETWILER FIRE
FIRE-DAMAGED PROPERTIES ELIGIBLE FOR PROPERTY TAX RELIEF
The Assessor-Recorder wants owners of property damaged by the Detwiler Fire to know that they are eligible for property tax relief through assessment adjustment procedures. If your property suffered $10,000 or more in damage, you may file an Application for Reassessment of Property Damaged by Misfortune or Calamity with the Assessor-Recorder's Office. 

Forms are available at the Assessor-Recorder's Office in the Hall of Records, 4982 10th St, Mariposa; on-line here at the Assessor-Recorder's page in the Forms section, or can be mailed to you by calling 209-966-2332.

COPIES OF DESTROYED VITAL RECORDS AVAILABLE 
Copies of vital records that were destroyed by the Detwiler Fire, such as Birth, Death and Marriage Certificates, are also available at no charge. Contact the Assessor-Recorder's Office for forms.
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Brent Joseph
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Brent Joseph
Assessor-Recorder

Perca Dahlem
Office Manager

4982 10th St
P.O. Box 35
Mariposa, CA  95338

Ph: (209) 966-2332
Ph: (209) 966-5719

Hours
Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Recording: 8:00 am-3:30 pm
Our objective as the Mariposa County Assessor and Recorder's Office, is to provide reliable recording information and fair and equitable taxation of all property with the best and most courteous service to the public.

Assessor
The Assessor is annually responsible for discovering and assessing all taxable real and personal property located in the county, and for determining eligibility for various property tax exemptions and exclusions.

Recorder
The Recorder maintains various land and finance documents for Mariposa County. Typical land documents include deeds, leases, mining claims, subdivision maps, homestead declarations and records of survey. Typical finance documents include trust deeds, notices of default, reconveyances, and various liens. The Recorder's office collects the Documentary Transfer Tax when real property exchanges hands.

The Recorder is also the registrar of vital records (marriage, birth, and death certificates) for events that occurred within the County of Mariposa.


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