Notice Relative to LASC Case No. BC 363959
Estuardo Ardon v. City of Los Angeles
On August 13, 2015 the Los Angeles Superior Court granted preliminary approval to a settlement reached between the City of Los Angeles and plaintiffs in LASC Case No. BC 363959, Estuardo Ardon v. City of Los Angeles. Final approval of the settlement is anticipated to occur by February 25, 2016.
At the center of the settlement is an agreement by the City to provide refunds to class members for overpayment of the Telephone Utility Tax (TUT) that may have occurred between October 2005 and March of 2008. A Third Party Administrator (TPA) has been selected to oversee and manage the refund process. Notification on the refund process will be mailed to City residents by the TPA. Additionally, the TPA has established the following website http://www.lataxrefund.com that will provide information on the refund process. For future communications on this settlement, please refer to http://www.lataxrefund.com.