Malibu Municipal Code (M.M.C.) Chapter 3.28 establishes a Utility User Tax for all users of utilities in the City, such as gas, electricity, and communication services. M.M.C. Section 3.28.060 exempts senior citizens who meet the minimum qualifications listed below from the requirement to pay the Utility User Tax.
You are the head of a household
You are 62 years of age or older
You receive Supplemental Social Security benefits (for definition of Supplemental Social Security benefits, refer to the Social Security Administration website)
You are a Malibu resident
You can present a utility bill in your name
A copy of the most recent utility bill (electric, gas, telephone)
A copy of your Social Security statement and/or State Tax Return
A copy of a valid California I.D. or drivers license
All copies must be made prior to submitting paperwork.
How To Apply
Any individual who meets the above requirements must submit an application with required documentation to:
City of Malibu Administrative Services Department 23825 Stuart Ranch Road Malibu, CA 90265-4861
Contact Finance Division staff at 310-456-2489, ext. 223 with any questions about this program.