Bill S3787A-2013

Authorizes Chabad at Stony Brook to file an application for real property tax exemption for the 2010 - 2011 assessment roll in the town of Brookhaven

Authorizes Chabad at Stony Brook, Inc. to file an application for real property tax exemption for the 2010 - 2011 assessment roll in the town of Brookhaven.

Details

Actions

  • Oct 21, 2013: SIGNED CHAP.394
  • Oct 9, 2013: DELIVERED TO GOVERNOR
  • May 29, 2013: returned to senate
  • May 29, 2013: passed assembly
  • May 29, 2013: ordered to third reading cal.355
  • May 29, 2013: substituted for a5056b
  • May 8, 2013: referred to ways and means
  • May 8, 2013: DELIVERED TO ASSEMBLY
  • May 8, 2013: PASSED SENATE
  • May 6, 2013: ADVANCED TO THIRD READING
  • May 1, 2013: 2ND REPORT CAL.
  • Apr 30, 2013: 1ST REPORT CAL.489
  • Apr 1, 2013: PRINT NUMBER 3787A
  • Apr 1, 2013: AMEND AND RECOMMIT TO LOCAL GOVERNMENT
  • Feb 15, 2013: REFERRED TO LOCAL GOVERNMENT

Votes

VOTE: COMMITTEE VOTE: - Local Government - Apr 30, 2013
Ayes (9): Martins, Ball, Boyle, Marchione, Ritchie, Valesky, Gipson, Latimer, O'Brien

Memo

BILL NUMBER:S3787A

TITLE OF BILL: An act to authorize Chabad at Stony Brook, Inc. to file an application for a real property tax exemption

PURPOSE: Authorizes Chabad at Stony Brook, Inc. to file an application for a real property tax exemption with the assessor of the town of Brookhaven.

SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: For the assessor of the town of Brookhaven to accept from Chabad at Stony Brook, Inc. an application for exemption from real property taxes pursuant to section 420-a of the real property tax law for the 2010-2011 assessment roll. If accepted the application shall be reviewed as if it had been received on or before the taxable status date established for the roll. If satisfied, the assessor, upon approval by the town board, may grant exemption from all taxation beginning on the date of conveyance of such parcel to such organization on the effective date of this act, and make appropriate corrections of the subject rolls. Thereafter, the applicable governing body or tax department may, in its discretion, provide for the refund of taxes paid and cancel taxes, fines, penalties and interest remaining unpaid.

JUSTIFICATION: Chabad at Stony Brook, Inc., a not-for-profit religious organization pursuant to section 420-a of the Real Property Tax Law, acquired title to a parcel of property located in the Town of Brookhaven located at 3 Birdseye Circle, Stony Brook, and would otherwise be entitled to a tax exemption on or before the appropriate taxable status date,. It is intended by this bill to reimburse Chabad at Stony Brook, a religious entity under section 420-a of the Real Property Tax Law, for property taxes it had paid, but should have been exempted from under the law.

LEGISLATIVE HISTORY: New bill.

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS: None.

EFFECTIVE DATE: This act shall take effect immediately.


Text

STATE OF NEW YORK ________________________________________________________________________ 3787--A 2013-2014 Regular Sessions IN SENATE February 15, 2013 ___________
Introduced by Sen. FLANAGAN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Local Government -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee AN ACT to authorize Chabad at Stony Brook, Inc. to file an application for a real property tax exemption THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Notwithstanding any other provision of law to the contrary, the assessor of the town of Brookhaven is hereby authorized to accept from Chabad at Stony Brook, Inc., an application for exemption from real property taxes pursuant to section 420-a of the real property tax law for the 2010-2011 assessment roll for the parcel owned by Chabad at Stony Brook, located in the town of Brookhaven at 3 Birdseye Circle, Stony Brook, otherwise known as: district 0200, section 387.00, block 07.00, lot 012.000. If accepted, the application shall be reviewed as if it had been received on or before the taxable status date established for such roll. If satisfied that such organization would otherwise be entitled to such exemption had such organization owned the aforesaid property and had filed an application for exemption by the appropriate taxable status date, the assessor of the town of Brookhaven, upon approval of the town board of such town, may grant exemption from taxation, and make appro- priate corrections to the subject roll. If such exemption is granted and such organization shall have paid any tax with respect to the subject roll, the applicable governing body or tax department may, in its discretion, provide for the refund of taxes paid and cancel taxes, fines, penalties and interest remaining unpaid. S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

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