Authorizes Kollell Shas Keren Hatorah, Inc., to retroactively apply for a real property tax exemption for property situated at 11 Weiner Drive in the town of Ramapo, county of Rockland.
TITLE OF BILL: An act authorizing Kollell Shas Keren Hatorah, Inc. to file an application for exemption from real property taxes for certain parcels of land located in the town of Ramapo, county of Rockland
PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: To authorize Kollell Shas Keren Hatorah, Inc., to file an application for a real property tax exemption.
SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: Section 1 authorizes the town of Ramapo, County of Rockland, to accept from Kollell Shas Heren Hatorah, Inc., an application for exemption from real property taxes.
Section 2 provides for an immediate effective date.
JUSTIFICATION: Kollell shas Karen Hatorah, Inc. is a not-for-profit organization that would he entitled to such an exemption if the organization flea an application for the exemption by the appropriate taxable status date.
FISCAL IMPLICATIONS: None.
EFFECTIVE DATE: This act shall take effect immediately.
STATE OF NEW YORK ________________________________________________________________________ 4333--A Cal. No. 1228 2011-2012 Regular Sessions IN SENATE March 29, 2011 ___________Introduced by Sen. CARLUCCI -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Local Government -- committee discharged and said bill committed to the Committee on Rules -- reported favorably from said committee, ordered to a third reading, passed by Senate and delivered to the Assembly, recalled, vote recon- sidered, restored to third reading, amended and ordered reprinted, retaining its place in the order of third reading AN ACT authorizing Kollell Shas Keren Hatorah, Inc. to file an applica- tion for exemption from real property taxes for certain parcels of land located in the town of Ramapo, county of Rockland 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 Ramapo is hereby authorized to accept from Kollell Shas Keren Hatorah, Inc., applications for exemption from real property taxes pursuant to section 420-a of the real property tax law for the 2008 assessment roll, for the parcels owned by such organization located in the town of Ramapo at 9 and 11 Weiner Dr., Monsey, identified as section 49.15, block 2, lots 50.1 and 50.2. If accepted, the applica- tions shall be reviewed as if they had been received on or before the taxable status date established for such roll. If satisfied that such not-for-profit corporation would otherwise be entitled to such exemptions if the organization had filed applications for such exemption by the appropriate taxable status date, the assessor of the town of Ramapo, upon approval by the town of Ramapo town board, may grant exemption from taxation with respect to the subject roll and make appropriate correction to the subject roll. If the exemption is granted and such not-for-profit corporation shall have paid any tax with regard to the subject roll, the town of Ramapo town board may, in its sole discretion, provide for the refund of those taxes paid and cancel taxes, fines, penalties, liens or interest remaining unpaid. S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD10471-02-1