Your mineral rights may have been severed from your surface rights by a separate recorded document. You can do a “title search” at the Recorder’s office to see if and when those rights were severed and by whom.
- Business Property
- Change of Address
- Change of Ownership
- Document Recording
- Fictitious Business Name Info
- Manufactured Homes
- Marriage Licenses & Ceremonies
- Property Tax Appeals
- Proposition 13
- Real Property
- San Bernardino County Assessor Property Data Files
- Special Properties
- Tax Savings
- Watercraft & Aircraft
A possessory interest is a right, often contractual, to perform a private activity on a government owned piece of property. If that right is of sufficient value, it is subject to taxation.
Mining claims constitute a possessory interest, which requires us to evaluate for a possible taxable assessment.