Bill S7500-2011

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

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

Details

Actions

  • Jul 18, 2012: SIGNED CHAP.253
  • Jul 6, 2012: DELIVERED TO GOVERNOR
  • Jun 21, 2012: returned to senate
  • Jun 21, 2012: passed assembly
  • Jun 21, 2012: ordered to third reading rules cal.569
  • Jun 21, 2012: substituted for a10431
  • Jun 20, 2012: referred to ways and means
  • Jun 20, 2012: DELIVERED TO ASSEMBLY
  • Jun 20, 2012: PASSED SENATE
  • Jun 20, 2012: ORDERED TO THIRD READING CAL.1419
  • Jun 20, 2012: COMMITTEE DISCHARGED AND COMMITTED TO RULES
  • May 29, 2012: REFERRED TO LOCAL GOVERNMENT

Meetings

Votes

Memo

BILL NUMBER:S7500

TITLE OF BILL: An act to authorize the county of Albany to file an application for exemption from real property taxes for a certain parcel of land located in the city of Albany, county of Albany

PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: To authorize the county of Albany to exempt property it is purchasing in the city of Albany from real property taxes.

SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: Section one of the bill authorizes the assessor of the city of Albany to accept an application from the county of Albany for exemption from real property taxes for the 2012 assessment roll for the property located at 30 Clinton Avenue in city of Albany. The assessor may grant such exemption from all taxation beginning with the date of acquisition of the property upon the approval of the common council of the city of Albany. Section two of the bill is the effective date.

JUSTIFICATION: Albany County is in the process of purchasing property at 30 Clinton Avenue in the City of Albany. However, the county will not close on the property until mid-July, well past the taxable status date of March 1st. This bill will authorize the assessor of the city of Albany, upon approval by the city of Albany common council, to accept an application for exemption from real property taxes for the 2012 assessment roll.

PRIOR LEGISLATIVE HISTORY: New bill.

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS: None to the state.

EFFECTIVE DATE: Immediately.


Text

STATE OF NEW YORK ________________________________________________________________________ S. 7500 A. 10431 S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y May 29, 2012 ___________
IN SENATE -- Introduced by Sen. BRESLIN -- read twice and ordered print- ed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Local Govern- ment IN ASSEMBLY -- Introduced by M. of A. CANESTRARI, McENENY -- read once and referred to the Committee on Real Property Taxation AN ACT to authorize the county of Albany to file an application for exemption from real property taxes for a certain parcel of land located in the city of Albany, county of Albany 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 city of Albany, is hereby authorized to accept from the county of Albany, an application for exemption from real property taxes pursuant to section 406 of the real property tax law for the 2012 assessment roll, for the parcel owned by such county, which is located in the city of Albany at 30 Clinton Avenue, otherwise known as: section 76.26, block 1, lot 22. 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 county: (i) acquired title to the property for which it seeks exemption and (ii) would otherwise be entitled to such exemption if such county had filed an application for exemption by the applicable deadline for filing such applications, the assessor, upon approval by the city of Albany common council, may grant exemption from all taxation beginning with the date of acquisition of the property by such county and make appropriate correction to the subject roll. If exemption is granted and such county shall have paid any taxes on the property with respect to the subject roll, such county shall be entitled to a refund of such taxes and may obtain such refund by way of set-off against any monies due from such county to the municipal corporation to which such taxes were paid. S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

Comments

Open Legislation comments facilitate discussion of New York State legislation. All comments are subject to moderation. Comments deemed off-topic, commercial, campaign-related, self-promotional; or that contain profanity or hate speech; or that link to sites outside of the nysenate.gov domain are not permitted, and will not be published. Comment moderation is generally performed Monday through Friday.

By contributing or voting you agree to the Terms of Participation and verify you are over 13.

Discuss!

blog comments powered by Disqus