Bill S4132B-2013

Authorizes the Lake Ronkonkoma Historical Society to file a retroactive application for real property tax exemption

Authorizes the Lake Ronkonkoma Historical Society to file a retroactive application for real property tax exemption.

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Actions

  • Oct 21, 2013: SIGNED CHAP.398
  • Oct 9, 2013: DELIVERED TO GOVERNOR
  • Jun 18, 2013: returned to senate
  • Jun 18, 2013: passed assembly
  • Jun 18, 2013: ordered to third reading rules cal.323
  • Jun 18, 2013: substituted for a6120b
  • Jun 17, 2013: referred to ways and means
  • Jun 17, 2013: RETURNED TO ASSEMBLY
  • Jun 17, 2013: REPASSED SENATE
  • Jun 3, 2013: AMENDED ON THIRD READING 4132B
  • May 20, 2013: AMENDED ON THIRD READING 4132A
  • May 20, 2013: VOTE RECONSIDERED - RESTORED TO THIRD READING
  • May 20, 2013: returned to senate
  • May 20, 2013: RECALLED FROM ASSEMBLY
  • May 8, 2013: referred to governmental operations
  • 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.490
  • Mar 11, 2013: REFERRED TO LOCAL GOVERNMENT

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Memo

BILL NUMBER:S4132B

TITLE OF BILL: An act authorizing the Lake Ronkonkoma Historical Society to file a retroactive application for real property tax exemption

PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: To grant the town assessor for the town of Brookhaven the authority to exempt The Ronkonkoma Historical Society from liability for payment of real property taxes on their parsonage property that was due on the 2012-2013 assessment roll.

SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS:

Section One authorizes and directs the assessor of the town of Brookhaven to accept an application from The Ronkonkoma Historical Society for exemption from real property taxes pursuant to Section 420-B of the real property tax law for the assessment roll of years 2012-2013 for the parsonage located on property in Ronkonkoma. Upon satisfaction that The Ronkonkoma Historical Society would have otherwise been entitled to said exemption, the assessor may grant this exemption from all taxation beginning with respect to these rolls. If exemption is granted, The Lake Ronkonkoma Historical Society may be refunded any taxes paid and any taxes, fines, penalties, liens or interest unpaid may be cancelled through the sole discretion of the town board.

Section Two is the effective date.

JUSTIFICATION: The parsonage of property associated with The Ronkonkoma Historical Society is expected to receive tax-exempt status in 2013. This bill would authorize the assessor of the town of Brookhaven to accept application from The Ronkonkoma Historical Society from real property taxes paid on the parsonage pursuant to Section 420-B of the real property tax law for the 2012-2013 assessment roll.

LEGISLATIVE HISTORY: None.

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS: None to the state.

EFFECTIVE DATE: This act shall take effect immediately.


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STATE OF NEW YORK ________________________________________________________________________ 4132--B Cal. No. 490 2013-2014 Regular Sessions IN SENATE March 11, 2013 ___________
Introduced by Sen. ZELDIN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Local Government -- reported favorably from said committee, ordered to first and second report, ordered to a third reading, passed by Senate and delivered to the Assembly, recalled, vote reconsidered, restored to third reading, amended and ordered reprinted, retaining its place in the order of third reading -- again amended and ordered reprinted, retaining its place in the order of third reading AN ACT authorizing the Lake Ronkonkoma Historical Society to file a retroactive application for 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 the Lake Ronkonkoma Historical Society an application for exemption from real property taxes pursuant to section 420-b of the real property tax law for the 2012-2013 assessment roll, with such parcel being located in the Hamlet of Ronkonkoma at Pond Road, Ronkonkoma, New York, 11779, otherwise known as property tax map number 0200-724.00-05.00-020.002. 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 if such organization had filed an application for exemption by the appropriate taxable status date, the assessor of the town of Brookhaven, upon approval by the town board of such town, may grant exemption from taxation and make appropriate correction to the subject roll. If such exemption is granted and if the Lake Ronkonkoma Historical Society shall have paid any tax with respect to such subject roll, the town board may, in its sole discretion, provide for the refund of those taxes paid and cancel taxes, fines, penalties, or interest remaining unpaid. S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

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