Claude Parrish

2014 Candidate for Assessor - Orange County, California





  • Taxpayer Advocate/Businessman


  • A former member of the State Board of Equalization
  • A former member of the Francise Tax Board
  • Admitted to Practice before the Internal Revenue Service
  • Accounting Degree - graduated Summa Cum Laude
  • California Real Estate Broker, formerly in charge of leasing 48 shopping centers worth $450 million
  • Former Los Angeles County Insurance Commissioner


top priorities

  • Extend the deadline for tax appeals from September 15th to November 30th, giving taxpayers an additional 75 days to file appeals.
  • Create a Taxpayer Advocate Office to assist taxpayers with filing assessment appeals and navigating California's complex tax laws.
  • Establish a south county satellite office in existing county office space, with current local employees, at no additional cost to taxpayers.



Key Endorsements

  • Former Governor of California, George Deukmejian
  • Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Association
  • Orange County Register & Two dozen Orange County Mayors and Councilmembers

Additional Endorsements
Endorsements of Claude Parrish for Orange County Assessor 2014 Committee ID 1351696
Orange County Republican Party
Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Association
California Republican Assembly
National Tax Limitation Committee
Orange County Register
Former Governor of California, George Deukmejian,
Lieutenant Governor, Ed Reinecke, (Ret.)
(Served Under then Governor, Ronald Reagan)
Law School Professor/Journalist, Hugh Hewitt
Congressman, Dana Rohrabacher
National Republican Committeeman for Calif. Shawn Steel
State Board of Equalization Member, Michelle Steel
State Board of Equalization Member, Bill Leonard (Ret.)
State Senator, Mimi Walters
State Senator, Dick Ackerman (Ret)
State Assemblyman, Tim Donnelly
State Assemblyman, Don Wagner
State Assemblywoman, Diane Harkey
Orange County Clerk Recorder, Hugh Nguyen
Mayor, Costa Mesa, Jim Righeimer
Mayor, Laguna Hills, Barbara Kogerman
Mayor, Lake Forest, Scott Voigts
Mayor, Huntington Beach, Matthew Harper
Mayor, Yorba Linda, Craig Young
Mayor, Laguna Hills, Andrew Blount
Former, Mayor, Rancho Santa Margarita, Gary Thompson
Former, Mayor, Dana Point, Harold Kaufman
Former, Mayor, Tustin, Jerry Amante
Mayor Pro Tem, Irvine, Jeffrey Lalloway
Mayor Pro Tem, Orange, Fred Whitaker
Mayor Pro Tem, Yorba Linda, Gene Hernandez
Council Member, Aliso Viejo, Mike Munzing
Council Member, Costa Mesa, Gary Monahan
Council Member, Dana Point, Bill Brough
Council Member, Dana Point, Carlos N. Olvera
Council Member, Fountain Valley, Mark McCurdy
Council Member, Irvine, Christine Shea
Council Member, Fullerton, Bruce Whitaker
Council Member, Laguna Niguel, Robert Ming
Council Member, La Palma, Peter L Kim
Council Member, Los Alamitos, Dean Grose
Council Member, Rancho Santa Margarita, Anthony Beal
Council Member, Rancho Santa Margarita, Bradley J. McGirr
Council Member, Rancho Santa Margarita, Jessie Petrilla
Council Member, Stanton, David J. Shawver
Council Member, Tustin, Allan Bernstein
Council Member, Tustin, Chuck Puckett
Council Member, Villa Park, Deborah Pauly
Orange County Board of Education, Robert Hammond
Board Trustee, Ocean View School Board, John K. Briscoe Board Trustee, Ocean View School District , Debbie Cotton
Trustee, Fountain Valley School District, Jeanne Galindo
Trustee, Capistrano Unified School District, Ellen M. Addonizio
Trustee, Capistrano Unified School District, Anna Bryson
Board Member, Centralia School District, Dennis Salts
Board Member, S. O.C. Community College District, Marcia Milchiker
Board Member, Tustin Unified School District, Francine Scinto
Community Leader, Mary Young
Community Leader, Rev. Lou Sheldon
Community Leader, William, E. Dunlap
Community Leader, Past President, CFRW Lois Godfrey
Community Leader, Past President, OCRWF Paula Prizio
Community Leader, Manny Padilla


campaign information



Phone: 213-304-9557

Address: PO Box 341, Tustin, CA 92781

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