Tax Penalty Amnesty Program

In an effort to provide financial relief to distressed businesses negatively impacted by the current economic climate, the Office of Finance will administer a Tax Penalty Amnesty Program (Amnesty Program) from October 1, 2020 to December 17, 2020 designed to provide businesses, both registered and unregistered, a voluntary opportunity to pay any outstanding principal, interest and fees owed to the City and avoid penalties for up to 40% percent of taxes due with essentially no questions asked.

Eligible Taxes:

Checkbox Business Taxes

Checkbox Communications Users Taxes

Checkbox Transient Occupancy Taxes

Checkbox Parking Occupancy Taxes

Checkbox  Electricity Users Taxes

Checkbox  Gas Users Taxes

Checkbox Commercial Tenant's Taxes

APPLY/PAY ONLINE:

Businesses are encouraged to apply for the Amnesty Program and pay all outstanding principal, interest and fees online by clicking On-Line Bill Payment

APPLY/PAY BY MAIL:

Pay all outstanding principal, interest and fees and complete, sign and return the  PDF iconTax Penalty Amnesty Program Waiver Application

City of Los Angeles – Amnesty
Office of Finance
PO BOX 30716
Los Angeles, CA 90030-0716

PDF iconTax Penalty Amnesty Program Waiver Application

PDF iconNew Business Tax Penalty Amnesty Application

PDF iconTax Amnesty Business Tax Application - AB63/Penalty Waiver

PDF iconTax Amnesty Business Tax Application-RMS/Penalty Waiver

 
Please see FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS (FAQs) for more information. If you need assistance, you may call (844) 663-4411 or email our Office at Finance.taxamnesty@lacity.org.