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Does this meet the payment of taxes obligation for CA adverse possession?
In California the period of time for adverse possession must be at least five (5) years. The claimant of an easement by adverse possession must also pay the taxes due for the five (5) year period if it has been separately assessed. California CC 318, 325, and 328.
So based on your comments, if you have used and paid taxes on the land over 5 years, then you meet the legal requirements for adverse possession if you have been in sole possession of it.