Following last Friday's article, , several Patch users submitted comments asking for some clarification of the amount property tax currently being paid by the property owners at 6-8 and 10 Davis Dr., the site of the
Belmont community development director, Carlos de Melo, forwarded a copy of the secure property tax statements paid to the City of San Mateo in 2011 by the owners of the Davis Drive property. (See PDFs that accompany this article). This information is public and is available on the county's website www.sanmateocountytaxcollector.org/.
The current net value of the combined properties is $14,901,932. The total amount of taxes paid by Thomson Learning, Inc. (Cengage), owners of 6-8 and 10 Davis Dr. to the county in 2011, was $183,467.56. (6-8 Davis Dr.: $37,976.72; 10 Davis Dr.: $145,490.84)
This amount includes special charges to parcel tax, San Mateo Junior College bond, and Sequoia Union High School District maintenance, Belmont Sewer Treatment Facility, and others. (For a breakdown of special charges, click on the PDF to the right.)
The is expected to vote on the revised put forth by Crystal Springs Uplands School at its July 19 meeting. The meeting will begin at 7 p.m. in the City Council Chambers of Belmont City Hall, One Twin Pines Lane.
For more information, go to www.belmont.gov.