Utility User Tax Information
Since 1969, City of Pomona residents have paid a tax on their utility bills, which helps to fund a wide array of vital City services. The Utility Users' Tax is applied to electric, gas, telephone and water billings, and presently stands at a rate of nine (9%) percent.
For those households with limited gross incomes, a Utility Users' Tax exemption may be available, based upon income and family size. For applications received July 1, 2016 through July 30, 2017, the qualifying levels are as follows:
If you wish to apply for the exemption click here, and print out a copy of the application, fill it out, and return it with proof of income (copies) to the following address:
City of Pomona Finance Department
Revenue Management Division
P. O. Box 660
Pomona, CA 91769
Attn: Utility Users' Tax Desk
If you have any questions, need assistance in completing the form, or wish to have the application mailed to you, please feel free to call us at 909-620-2062, during regular City Hall business hours.