The Office of the City Assessor is the sole authority under the Local Government Code of 1991 (Secs. 472 [b] and 473 [b], R.A. 7160) in the appraisal of real property for taxation purposes. The appraisal arm of the local government unit whereupon the revenue base is expected to be generated, records are compiled and evaluated, and efforts are finally converted to public service.
This office in carrying out its functions and duties under Sec. 472, R.A. 7160 and Section 28 of the Charter of the City of Antipolo (R.A. 8508) is complemented by 50 regular employees and supported by four (4) Divisions, namely: Record Management and Administrative Division, Appraisal Division, Tax Mapping Operation Division and Information Technology Division.