City of Santa Monica
CONTACT:
David R. Carr, Assistant City Treasurer
1717 4th Street, #150
Santa Monica, CA 90401
Tel: (310) 458-8775
Fax: (310) 393-6142
If you have any questions regarding the City's utility users tax click here.
UTILITIES SUBJECT TO TAX
Telecommunication (see ordinance #2280 definitions)
Includes wired and wireless telecommunications; intrastate, interstate and international services; ancillary services; VoIP; conferencing; text messaging; and private communication services

Prepaid wireless (per Rev & Tax Code 42100 et seq.) effective 1/1/2016
 
10%


9%
Electricity
10%
Gas
10%
Video (including CATV, IP-TV, and similar offerings of video programming)
10%
Water/Wastewater
10%

On November 4, 2008, the voters approved amendments to the City's UUT Ordinance, removing the reference to the federal excise tax, and modernizing the definitions to include, among other things, VoIP, IP-TV, text messaging, paging and private communication services. If you have any questions, please contact David Carr.

 

UUT REMITTANCE INFORMATION
Make check payable to: Mail to: ATTN: Treasury
CITY OF SANTA MONICA   1717 4th St, Suite 150
    Santa Monica, CA 90401
 
UUT ORDINANCE
VOTER-APPROVED ORDINANCE AMENDMENTS (#2280)
REMITTANCE FORM