Willits operates under a City Council-City Manager form of government with a five-member City Council that elects its mayor each year.
The City of Willits, understanding the need to maintain a strong commitment to assisting our existing businesses as well as attracting new businesses, has taken a pro-active approach to economic development. Local government has taken a conservative approach in levying permit and regulatory fees.
The City has programs in place that assist business, such as the Revolving Loan Fund and the Facade Grant Program
Taxes are competitive to the property tax rates in the State of California .
Property Tax Rates (%)
County (1.00 of assessed value)
(for specific tax information contact Mendocino County Tax Assessors Office 1-707-463-4311)
Little Lake Fire District (60 dollars per parcel)
Tax Rates (%)
State Sales Tax 8.125
T.O.T (%) 10.00
(Transient Occupancy Tax)