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City of Oakland Finance Department Revenue Bureau Contact Information

Contact Information for Business and other Tax questions, Parking Citations, Citywide Liens, Citywide Collections

Date Posted: March 17th, 2020 @ 1:47 PM
Last Updated: March 26th, 2020 @ 11:33 AM

How to Contact Us

Local Tax Customer Service (Business Tax, Transient Occupancy Tax, Parking Tax, Utility User Tax, Excess Litter Fee, Rent Adjustment Program)

Open or Close your Business or Pay Taxes Online:

More Oakland Tax Information at:

Phone: 510-238-3704

Fax: 510-238-7128

Parking Citation Assistance Center

Pay or Contest a Parking Citation On-line:

Phone: 800-500-6484

Fax: 510-986-2699

Tax Compliance

Phone: 510-238-7254

Fax: 510-238-6092


Citywide Collections Accounts

Phone: 510-238-7317

Fax: 510-238-6341

Citywide Liens

Phone: 510-238-7474

Fax: 510-986-2728


Phone: 510-238-3084


Property Tax Special Assessment Exemptions & Refunds

Phone: 510-238-2942


Check Your Application Status On-Line:

Fire Prevention Billing Questions

Pay your Fire Inspection Invoice Online:

Phone: 510-238-2252

E-Mail: (for faster service, please include your Invoice or Record Number)

For Inspection Questions, call the Oakland Fire Department at 510-238-3851