November 17, 2020: Treasurer-Tax Collector's New Curbside Drop Box is Ready for Property Tax Payments.
OCTOBER 29, 2020: HALLOWEEN PUMPKIN DECORATING CONTEST FUN!
AUGUST 3, 2020: 3RD ANNUAL GOLDEN SNEAKER INTER-AGENCY COMPETITION: TREASURER-TAX COLLECTOR'S OFFICE WINS 2ND TIME IN A ROW!
FEBRUARY 8, 2020: COUNTY OF VENTURA BOWLING TOURNAMENT, BUENA LANES, VENTURA
HALLOWEEN 2019 AT THE TREASURER-TAX COLLECTOR'S OFFICE &
HALL OF ADMINISTRATION
OCTOBER 22, 2019: SMALL AGENCY GOLDEN SNEAKER WINNER!
OCTOBER 17, 2019 AT 10:17AM: GREAT CALIFORNIA SHAKEOUT DRILL
WE ARE READY FOR AN EARTHQUAKE!
2019 COUNTY OF VENTURA JOB & CAREER FAIR
September 26, 2019: Treasurer-Tax Collector staff takes shifts assisting job seekers at the 2019 County of Ventura Job & Career Fair at the County government center.
JULY 17, 2019: TREASURER-TAX COLLECTOR, STEVEN HINTZ, ELECTED TO THE 2019-2020 APT US & C BOARD OF DIRECTORS
TREASURER-TAX COLLECTOR STAFF RECEIVES BLOOMBERG & APT US & C CERTIFICATIONS
Congratulations Treasury Investment Work Group Member, John Powers, for obtaining:
- Bloomberg Market Concepts Certificate, March 20, 2019, Bloomberg for Education Course
- Designation of Certified Public Funds Investment Manager, July 15, 2019, Association of Public Treasurers of the U.S. & Canada
- Designation of Advanced Certified Public Funds Investment Manager, July 17, 2019, Association of Public Treasurers of the U.S. & Canada
STAFF CELEBRATES HAWAIIAN SHIRT DAY, JUNE 27, 2019:
JUNE 11, 2019: BOARD OF SUPERVISORS RECOGNIZE LEAP PROGRAM GRADUATES
Congratulations Treasurer-Tax Collector Staff Member Tara Tosatto!!
ASSISTANT TREASURER-TAX COLLECTOR HIGHLIGHTED AS "NEXT GENERATION LEADER."
February 25, 2019: Assistant Treasurer-Tax Collector, Sue Horgan, is highlighted as a “Next Generation Leader” in the Fixed Income Academy’s newsletter article at https://mailchi.mp/fixedincomeacademy/cfip-spotlight. To read more about Sue’s journey, and find out her secret for making time for continuing education, visit the FIA’s blog.
COUNTY TREASURER-TAX COLLECTOR ELECTED TO STATEWIDE ASSOCIATION ROLE
February 21, 2019:
The California Association of County Treasurers and Tax Collectors (CACTTC) has elected Judge Steven Hintz, Ventura County Treasurer-Tax Collector, as the Area 5 director on its Executive Committee. The association promotes the general interests of the Treasurer-Tax Collectors in California’s 58 counties by providing continuing education, legislative support and through the promotion of technological advances. Area 5 includes 11 Southern California counties, including Ventura County.
Hintz was initially selected to fill the remainder of a term on the Executive Committee. Following his short-term appointment, he was elected as the Area 5 Director for the fiscal year 2019-2020. He previously served in the position in fiscal year 2015-2016.
“We are continually working to provide excellent customer service to our taxpayers,” said Hintz. “This position allows me to share our best practices with other counties and learn from them as well. This kind of collaborative association helps to ensure that all taxpayers in California know their tax dollars are handled professionally and securely.”
TREASURER-TAX COLLECTOR'S OFFICE ACHIEVES 100% WeGive CAMPAIGN PARTICIPATION
The Health Care Foundation of Ventura County Inc.’s 2019 WeGive Campaign announced the Kick Off at the February 12, 2019 County of Ventura Board of Supervisors Meeting. The Treasurer-Tax Collector’s Office made WeGive history by being the 1st County Department to achieve 100% staff donation participation. https://youtu.be/EKg7w5DHOr0
2019 MANAGEMENT COUNCIL AWARDS LUNCHEON - WINNER AND NOMINEES
January 24, 2019: Treasurer-Tax Collector Staff Wins Award and Two Nominated at the 2019 Management Council Awards Luncheon:
BEST KEPT SECRET AWARD – WINNER: CONNIE MAH
RISING STAR NOMINEE: Marilou Tan
INTER-AGENCY COLLABORATION NOMINEE: PTACS PROJECT – Sue Horgan/Treasurer-Tax Collector’s Office, Ken Kaiser/Assessor, and Michelle Yamaguchi/Auditor-Controller
TREASURER-TAX COLLECTOR PARTICIPATES IN ANNUAL CEREMONIAL SWEARING IN
January 8, 2019: Treasurer-Tax Collector, Judge Steven Hintz, was sworn into office by County Clerk-Recorder Mark Lunn, along with Registrar of Voters of Supervisors Linda Parks and Bob Huber; Assessor Dan Goodwin; Auditor-Controller Jeffery S. Burgh; District Attorney Gregory D. Totten; Sheriff Bill Ayub; and Superintendent of Schools Stan Mantooth.
SEASONS GREETINGS AND HAPPY NEW YEAR 2019
STAFF SING CHRISTMAS CAROL AS MOMENT OF INSPIRATION AT LAST BOARD MEETING
TREASURY OVERSIGHT COMMITTEE TOURS NEW "INVESTMENT COMMAND CENTER"
The Treasury Oversight Committee took a tour of the new “Investment Command Center” after the 1pm Treasury Oversight Committee Meeting on Wednesday, November 7th. Judge Steven Hintz and staff provided a demonstration of the Bloomberg investment software and answered questions.
Halloween 2018 at the Treasurer-Tax Collector's Office and Hall of Administration
Fixed Income Academy Awards Certified Fixed Income Practitioner (CFIP) Designation to Treasurer-Tax Collector Staff - October 30, 2018
Assistant Treasurer-Tax Collector, Sue Horgan, and Treasury Accounting Technician, John Powers, earned the designation of Certified Fixed Income Practitioner (CFIP) from the Fixed Income Academy. Founder and Chief Executive Officer of the Academy, Susan Munson, presented the awards at the Board of Supervisors Meeting on October 30, 2018. The Fixed Income Academy’s Director of Development, Leslie Morales, was also in attendance to celebrate our staffs’ accomplishments.
OATH OF OFFICE FOR TREASURER-TAX COLLECTOR
August 3, 2018: Ventura County Clerk and Recorder, Mark Lunn, administers the Oath of Office to Steven Hintz, for his next term as Ventura County’s Treasurer-Tax Collector. In attendance are CEO – Michael Powers, Assistant CEO – Michael Pettit, PIO – Bill Nash, the Hintz Family, and the Treasurer-Tax Collector staff. Congratulations, Judge Hintz on another term as Ventura County’s Treasurer-Tax Collector!
STAFF CELEBRATE THE 4TH OF JULY
2018 COUNTY OF VENTURA JOB & CAREER FAIR
June 21, 2018: Treasurer-Tax Collector staff takes shifts assisting job seekers at the 2018 County of Ventura Job & Career Fair at the County government center.
BOARD OF SUPERVISORS - THOMAS FIRE RECOGNITION OF STAFF
June 19, 2018: At the Ventura County Board of Supervisors’ Meeting, the Treasurer-Tax Collector’s Office was honored and appreciated for our contributions to the Thomas Fire Response and Recovery efforts.
2018 PUBLIC AUCTION CANCELLED
The 2018 Ventura County Treasurer-Tax Collector Public Auction for tax-defaulted property will be held on Friday, February 16, 2018 at the Ventura County Government Center, Administration Building, Board of Supervisors Hearing Room, 800 South Victoria Ave, Ventura, Ca 93009.
Registration begins on January 16, 2018 through February 9, 2018, Monday through Friday, from 9:00 A.M.-4:00 P.M. at the Ventura County Treasurer-Tax Collectors Office, 800 South Victoria Avenue, Ventura, CA 93009.
A valid identification is required. Such identification include, driver’s license, military ID card, passport or California ID card.
For more information, please contact the Ventura County Treasurer-Tax Collector’s Office at 805-654-3744 or HelpingHand@ventura.org
THOMAS FIRE - LOCAL ASSISTANCE CENTER, DECEMBER 2017
Assistant Treasurer-Tax Collector, Sue Horgan, works alongside Assessor’s Office staff at the Thomas Fire Local Assistance Center.