Due to COVID-19, the Finance Department is closed to visitors until further notice.

Utility Users Tax (UTT) is 2% residential and 5% commercial.  UTT is due on or before the last day of the month following the month the taxes were billed. For example, taxes billed in April are due May 31st.

Remittance Form
The completed form and payment can be mailed to the Revenue office at 735 Pacific Street, Suite A, Monterey, CA 93940.

This page links to the portions of the Monterey City Code governing the Utility Users Tax for the City of Monterey. The Utility Users Tax is assessed against all commercial, industrial and residential users of water, telephone, gas, and electric service within the City of Monterey, except as exempted herein.

Lauren Lai, CPA
Finance Director

Jordan Cupps, CPA
Assistant Finance Director

Monday - Friday
8:00am to 5:00pm

(831) 646-3940

Accounts Payable
(831) 646-3943

(831) 646-3942

Revenue – Accounts Receivable, Pet Licenses, Business Licenses
(831) 646-3944

Finance Department
735 Pacific Street, Suite A
Monterey, CA 93940
Fax: (831) 655-0562