Utility Users Tax

About the Tax


The City of Santa Rosa charges a 5% Utility Users Tax (UUT) on the usage of:

  • Cable Television
  • Electricity
  • Gas
  • Intrastate Non-Cellular Telecommunications
  • Local Non-Cellular Telecommunications
To learn more about UUT, visit the following sources:

Service Suppliers & Users

  1. Service Suppliers

    Service suppliers must obtain a remittance form for submitting the taxes you collect. Anyone metering or measuring gas or electricity and "reselling" it to others is considered a service supplier.

  2. Service Users

    Find answers to questions about the utility tax that you pay, the maximum tax provisions and to find out if you qualify for a refund.