senate Bill S5267

Authorizes Rocky Point Historical Society to file an application for a real property tax exemption for the 2013-2014 assessment roll

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  • 15 / May / 2013
    • REFERRED TO LOCAL GOVERNMENT
  • 20 / Jun / 2013
    • COMMITTEE DISCHARGED AND COMMITTED TO RULES
  • 20 / Jun / 2013
    • ORDERED TO THIRD READING CAL.1498
  • 20 / Jun / 2013
    • SUBSTITUTED BY A7396

Summary

Authorizes Rocky Point Historical Society to file an application for a real property tax exemption for the 2013-2014 assessment roll.

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Bill Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7396
Versions:
S5267
Legislative Cycle:
2013-2014
Law Section:
Real Property Taxation

Sponsor Memo

BILL NUMBER:S5267

TITLE OF BILL: An act to authorize Rocky Point Historical Society to
file an application for a real property tax exemption

PURPOSE: To grant the town assessor for the town of Brookhaven the
authority to exempt the Rocky Point Historical Society, a
not-for-profit organization, from liability for payment of real
property taxes due on the 2013-2014 assessment roll

SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS:

Section 1. Authorizes and directs the assessor of the town of
Brookhaven to accept an application from the Rocky Point Historical
Society for exemption from real property taxes pursuant to Section
420-a of the real property tax law for the assessment roll as
completed in 2013-2014 for their property located in Rocky Point, Upon
satisfaction that the Rocky Point Historical Society would have
otherwise been entitled to said exemption, the assessor may grant this
exemption from all taxation beginning with respect to this roll. If
exemption is granted, the Rocky Point Historical Society may be
refunded any taxes paid and any taxes, fines, penalties, liens or
interest unpaid may be cancelled through the sole direction of the
Town Board.

Section 2. Sets forth the effective date.

JUSTIFICATION: Rocky Point Historical Society purchased their
property after the taxable status date for the 2013-2014 assessment
roll. This bill would authorize the assessor of the town of Brookhaven
to accept application from the Rocky Point Historical Society for
exemption from real property taxes pursuant to Section 420-a of the
real property tax law for the 2013-2014 assessment rolls.

LEGISLATIVE HISTORY: New bill

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS: None to the State.

EFFECTIVE DATE: Immediately.

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                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
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    S. 5267                                                  A. 7396

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                      S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y

                              May 15, 2013
                               ___________

IN SENATE -- Introduced by Sen. LAVALLE -- 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. THIELE -- read once and referred
  to the Committee on Real Property Taxation

AN ACT to authorize Rocky Point Historical Society to file  an  applica-
  tion for a real property tax exemption

  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 Brookhaven is hereby  authorized  to  accept
from  Rocky  Point  Historical Society an application for exemption from
real property taxes pursuant to section 420-a of the real  property  tax
law  for  the 2013-2014 assessment roll, for the parcel conveyed to such
organization, with such parcel being located in the town  of  Brookhaven
at  172  Hallock  Landing  Road,  Rocky Point, New York 11778, otherwise
known  as:  Suffolk  county  tax  map  200-033.00-00-01.00-013.000.   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 for
exemption by the appropriate taxable status date, the  assessor  of  the
town  of  Brookhaven,  upon approval by the town board of such town, may
grant exemption from all taxation beginning on the date of  the  convey-
ance  of  such parcel to such organization on the effective date of this
act and cancel taxes, fines, penalties and  interest  remaining  unpaid,
and  repay  any taxes, fines, penalties and interest paid by such organ-
ization, and make appropriate correction of the subject roll.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10983-01-3

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