Authorizes the village of Airmont, town of Ramapo, county of Rockland, to file an 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 the village of Airmont, town of Ramapo, county of Rockland, to file an exemption from real property taxes
PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: The bill allows the village of Airmont to file an application for a real property tax exemption.
SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: Section 1. The bill authorizes the assessor of the town of Ramapo to accept from the Village of Airmont an application for exemption from real property taxes for the 2009 assessment roll.
JUSTIFICATION: The village would otherwise be entitled to such an exemption if the village had filed an application by the appropriate taxable status date.
PRIOR LEGISLATIVE HISTORY: New bill.
FISCAL IMPLICATIONS: None.
EFFECTIVE DATE: Effective immediately.
STATE OF NEW YORK ________________________________________________________________________ 6377 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 the village of Airmont, town of Ramapo, county of Rockland, to file an 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 the village of Airmont an application for exemption from real property taxes pursuant to section 406 of the real property tax law for the 2009 assessment roll, for the parcel owned by such organization located at 22 Stillo Drive in the village of Airmont, within the town of Ramapo, county of Rockland, otherwise known as Rock- land county tax map, section 55.20, block 1, lot 29.21. 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 village would otherwise be entitled to such exemption if such village 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. LBD13767-01-2