Bill S5339A-2009

Authorizes the town of Ramapo to file an application for exemption from real property taxes for a certain parcel of land located in the town of Ramapo, county of Rockland

Authorizes the town of Ramapo to file an application for exemption from real property taxes for a certain parcel of land located in the town of Ramapo, county of Rockland.

Details

Actions

  • May 26, 2010: SUBSTITUTED BY A7753A
  • May 25, 2010: ADVANCED TO THIRD READING
  • May 24, 2010: 2ND REPORT CAL.
  • May 18, 2010: 1ST REPORT CAL.597
  • Mar 12, 2010: PRINT NUMBER 5339A
  • Mar 12, 2010: AMEND AND RECOMMIT TO LOCAL GOVERNMENT
  • Jan 6, 2010: REFERRED TO LOCAL GOVERNMENT
  • Apr 27, 2009: REFERRED TO LOCAL GOVERNMENT

Votes

VOTE: COMMITTEE VOTE: - Local Government - May 18, 2010
Ayes (6): Stewart-Cousins, Oppenheimer, Valesky, Thompson, Johnson C, Little
Nays (1): Bonacic
Excused (1): Morahan

Memo

 BILL NUMBER:  S5339A

TITLE OF BILL : An act to authorize the town of Ramapo to file an application for exemption from real property taxes for a certain parcel of land located in the village of Sloatsburg, town of Ramapo, county of Rockland

PURPOSE : Authorizes the town of Ramapo to file an application for exemption from real property taxes for a certain parcel of land located in the village of Sloatsburg, town of Ramapo at 35 Post Road.

SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS : Section 1 allows the assessor of the town of Ramapo to accept an application from exemption for real property taxes from the town of Ramapo.

JUSTIFICATION : This bill would allow for a retroactive real property tax exemption for a property owned by the town of Ramapo requested by the town.

LEGISLATIVE HISTORY : 2009 - New Bill.

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS : None.

EFFECTIVE DATE : This act shall take effect immediately.

Text

STATE OF NEW YORK ________________________________________________________________________ 5339--A 2009-2010 Regular Sessions IN SENATE April 27, 2009 ___________
Introduced by Sen. MORAHAN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Local Government -- recom- mitted to the Committee on Local Government in accordance with Senate Rule 6, sec. 8 -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee AN ACT to authorize the town of Ramapo to file an application for exemption from real property taxes for a certain parcel of land located in the village of Sloatsburg, town of Ramapo, county of Rock- land 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 the town of Ramapo, an application for exemption from real property taxes pursuant to section 406 of the real property tax law for the 2007-2008 assessment roll, for the parcel owned by such town, which is located in the village of Sloatsburg, town of Ramapo at 35 Post Road, otherwise known as: section 38.35, block 1, lot 7. If accepted, such application shall be reviewed as if it had been received on or before the applicable deadline for filing such applications established for such roll. If satisfied that such corporation: (i) acquired title to the property for which it seeks exemption and (ii) would otherwise be entitled to such exemption if such town had filed an application for exemption by the applicable deadline for filing such applications, the assessor, upon approval by the town board of the town of Ramapo, may grant exemption from all taxation beginning with the date of acquisition of the property by such town and make appropriate correction to the subject roll. If exemption is granted and such town therefore shall have paid any tax with respect to the subject roll, the governing body or tax department 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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