Authorizes Konbit Neg Lakay located in the village of Spring Valley, town of Ramapo, county of Rockland, to file an application for exemption from real property taxes.
Ayes (7): Martins, Ball, Little, McDonald, Ritchie, Stewart-Cousins, Klein
Excused (1): Oppenheimer
Ayes (54): Adams, Addabbo, Alesi, Avella, Ball, Breslin, Carlucci, DeFrancisco, Diaz, Duane, Espaillat, Farley, Flanagan, Fuschillo, Gallivan, Gianaris, Golden, Griffo, Grisanti, Hannon, Hassell-Thomps, Huntley, Johnson, Kennedy, Klein, Lanza, LaValle, Libous, Little, Marcellino, Martins, McDonald, Montgomery, Nozzolio, Parker, Peralta, Perkins, Ranzenhofer, Ritchie, Rivera, Robach, Saland, Sampson, Savino, Serrano, Seward, Skelos, Smith, Squadron, Stavisky, Stewart-Cousin, Valesky, Young, Zeldin
Nays (5): Bonacic, Dilan, Krueger, Larkin, O'Mara
Excused (2): Maziarz, Oppenheimer
TITLE OF BILL: An act to authorize Konbit Neg Lakay to file an application for exemption from real property taxes
PURPOSE: The bill allows Konbit Neg Lakay to file an application for exemption from real property taxes.
SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1. Authorize the assessor of the town of Ramapo to accept from Konbit Neg Lakay an application for exemption from real property taxes for the 2010 assessment roll.
JUSTIFICATION: Konbit Neg Lakay is a not-for-profit organization that would be entitled to such an exemption had the organization filed an application for exemption by the appropriate taxable status date.
LEGISLATIVE HISTORY: New bill.
FISCAL IMPLICATIONS: None to the State.
EFFECTIVE DATE: Takes effect immediately.
STATE OF NEW YORK ________________________________________________________________________ 6376 IN SENATE February 2, 2012 ___________Introduced by Sen. CARLUCCI -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Local Government AN ACT to authorize Konbit Neg Lakay to file an application for exemption from real property taxes 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, county of Rockland, is hereby authorized to accept from Konbit Neg Lakay an application for exemption from real property taxes pursuant to section 420-a of the real property tax law for the 2010 assessment roll, for the parcel owned by such organization located at 16 E Church Street, in the village of Spring Valley, within the town of Ramapo, county of Rockland, otherwise known as Rockland county tax map, section 57.39, block 2, lot 32. 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 by the appropriate taxable status date, the assessor, upon approval by the town board, may make appropriate corrections to the subject roll. If such exemption is granted and such organization, therefore, shall have paid any tax with respect to the subject roll, the applicable governing body or tax department may, in its sole discretion, provide for the refund of those taxes paid and cancel those 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. LBD13766-01-2