senate Bill S6964C

Application for exemption from real property taxes from Hebrew Alliance Brighton By The Sea, Inc.

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    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
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  • 09 / Apr / 2014
    • REFERRED TO CITIES
  • 06 / May / 2014
    • 1ST REPORT CAL.547
  • 07 / May / 2014
    • 2ND REPORT CAL.
  • 12 / May / 2014
    • ADVANCED TO THIRD READING
  • 09 / Jun / 2014
    • AMENDED ON THIRD READING 6964A
  • 12 / Jun / 2014
    • AMENDED ON THIRD READING 6964B
  • 17 / Jun / 2014
    • AMENDED ON THIRD READING 6964C
  • 20 / Jun / 2014
    • SUBSTITUTED BY A8251B

Summary

Authorizes the assessor of the borough of Brooklyn to accept an application for exemption from real property taxes from Hebrew Alliance Brighton By The Sea, Inc. for a certain parcel of land located in the borough of Brooklyn.

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Bill Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8251B
Versions:
S6964
S6964A
S6964B
S6964C
Legislative Cycle:
2013-2014
Law Section:
Real Property Taxation

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BILL NUMBER:S6964C

TITLE OF BILL: An act to authorize Hebrew Alliance Brighton By The Sea,
Inc. to file an application for exemption from real property taxes for
certain assessment rolls

PURPOSE:

This bill permits the City of New York to accept late applications for
certain real property tax exemptions for the 2007 through 2013 assess-
ment rolls, and, if found eligible, to grant the exemptions and refund
any excess property taxes paid by the tax-exempt organization.

SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS:

This bill would authorize the commissioner of the Department of Finance
of the City of New York to accept from the Hebrew Alliance Brighton By
The Sea, Inc. an application for exemption from real property taxes
pursuant to ยง 420-a of the Real Property Tax Law. If satisfied that the
Hebrew Alliance Brighton By The Sea, Inc. would otherwise have been
entitled to said exemption, the Commissioner of the Department of
Finance, upon approval by the City Council of New York City, may grant
exemption from all taxation with respect to the subject tax rolls and
cancel taxes, fines, penalties and interest remaining unpaid, and make
appropriate correction of the subject assessment rolls.

JUSTIFICATION:

The Hebrew Alliance Brighton By The Sea, Inc., a not- for-profit corpo-
ration, acquired title to, a property in the City of New York, borough
of Brooklyn, that would otherwise be entitled to a tax exemption if such
corporation had acquired the property on or before the taxable status
date and filed the appropriate paperwork. It is intended by this bill
to undo the hardships that will be suffered if the organization is
required to pay the property taxes due as described above.

PRIOR LEGISLATIVE HISTORY:

New.

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS:

None.

EFFECTIVE DATE:

This act shall take effect immediately.

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                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                 6964--C
    Cal. No. 547

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              April 9, 2014
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  SAVINO -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Cities -- reported favora-
  bly from said committee, ordered to first and second  report,  ordered
  to a third reading, amended and ordered reprinted, retaining its place
  in  the order of third reading -- again amended and ordered reprinted,
  retaining its place in the order of third reading -- again amended and
  ordered reprinted, retaining its place in the order of third reading

AN ACT to authorize Hebrew Alliance Brighton By The Sea, Inc. to file an
  application for exemption from real property taxes for certain assess-
  ment rolls

  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  commissioner  of  the New York city department of finance is hereby
authorized to accept from Hebrew Alliance Brighton By The Sea,  Inc.,  a
not-for-profit corporation, an application for exemption from real prop-
erty  taxes  pursuant  to section 420-a of the real property tax law for
the 2007 through 2013 assessment rolls, for the  parcel  owned  by  such
corporation  in the city of New York, borough of Brooklyn, designated as
block 8666, lot 652 in such borough. If accepted, the application  shall
be  reviewed  as if it had been received on or before the taxable status
date established for such assessment rolls.
  If satisfied that such corporation would otherwise be entitled to such
exemption if such corporation had filed an application for exemption  by
the  appropriate  taxable  status date, the commissioner of the New York
city department of finance, upon approval by the  city  council  of  the
city  of New York, may grant exemption from all taxation with respect to
the subject tax rolls due and owing by such corporation on the effective
date of this act and cancel taxes, fines, penalties and interest remain-
ing unpaid, and make appropriate correction of  the  subject  assessment
rolls.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD13038-05-4

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