senate Bill S4167

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Authorizes the Selden fire district in the town of Brookhaven to file an application for a real property tax exemption

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    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 04, 2012 referred to local government
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 16, 2011 referred to real property taxation
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 17, 2011 advanced to third reading
May 16, 2011 2nd report cal.
May 11, 2011 1st report cal.633
Mar 22, 2011 referred to local government

S4167 - Details

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Suffolk County

S4167 - Summary

Authorizes the Selden fire district in the town of Brookhaven to file an application for a real property tax exemption and refund of any such taxes paid at the time of acquisition.

S4167 - Sponsor Memo

S4167 - Bill Text download pdf

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


                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 22, 2011

Introduced  by Sen. FLANAGAN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Local Government

AN ACT authorizing the Selden fire district in the town of Brookhaven to
  file an application for a real property tax exemption  and  refund  of
  any such taxes paid at the time of acquisition


  Section 1. Notwithstanding any other provision of law to the contrary,
the assessor of the town of Brookhaven is hereby  authorized  to  accept
from  the  Selden  Fire  District an application for exemption from real
property taxes pursuant to section 410 of the real property tax law  for
the  2005  and 2006 assessment rolls, for the parcel owned by the Selden
Fire District located in Selden, town of Brookhaven, at 23  South  Ever-
green  Drive,  more  specifically  described  as  Suffolk County tax map
number 0200-473-06.00-032.000.  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 fire district: (i)
acquired title to the property for which it seeks  exemption  subsequent
to  the  taxable  status date established for such roll and prior to the
taxable status date for the next ensuing assessment roll and (ii)  would
otherwise  be entitled to such exemption if such fire district had filed
an application for exemption by the appropriate taxable status date, the
assessor of the town of Brookhaven, upon approval by the Brookhaven town
board, may grant exemption from all taxation beginning with the date  of
acquisition  of  the property by such fire district and make appropriate
correction of the subject roll. If such exemption is  granted  and  such
fire  district  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 taxes, fines, penalties, 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.


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