assembly Bill A566A

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to a real property tax exemption for property owned by certain persons performing active duty in a combat zone

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Jan 08, 2014 referred to veterans' affairs
Feb 26, 2013 print number 566a
Feb 26, 2013 amend and recommit to veterans' affairs
Jan 09, 2013 referred to veterans' affairs

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A566 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S2181
Law Section:
Real Property Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Add §458-c, RPT L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: S2742
2011-2012: A5455, S1750
2015-2016: A6520, S4527
2017-2018: A9025, S2407
2019-2020: A5344, S2930

A566 - Summary

Authorizes municipalities to offer a real property tax exemption for property owned by certain persons performing active duty in a combat zone in an amount equal to ten percent of the value of the real property.

A566 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   566

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. CUSICK, ABBATE, COLTON, STEVENSON, TITONE, SCAR-
  BOROUGH, MARKEY -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. BOYLAND,  GABRYSZAK,
  GIBSON,  HIKIND, MILLER, ROBINSON, THIELE -- read once and referred to
  the Committee on Veterans' Affairs

AN ACT to amend the real property tax law, in relation to a real proper-
  ty tax exemption for property  owned  by  certain  persons  performing
  active duty in a combat zone

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. The real property tax  law  is  amended  by  adding  a  new
section 458-c to read as follows:
  S  458-C.  ACTIVE  DUTY  SERVICE IN A COMBAT ZONE. 1. RESIDENTIAL REAL
PROPERTY OWNED BY A PERSON WHO AT ANY TIME DURING A TAXABLE YEAR  SERVES
IN  ORDERED MILITARY DUTY IN A COMBAT ZONE SHALL BE EXEMPT FROM TAXATION
BY ANY MUNICIPAL CORPORATION IN WHICH LOCATED  TO  THE  EXTENT  PROVIDED
HEREIN.    FOR  PURPOSES OF THIS SUBDIVISION, THE TERM "ORDERED MILITARY
DUTY" MEANS ANY MILITARY DUTY PERFORMED IN THE SERVICE OF THE  STATE  OR
OF  THE  UNITED  STATES,  INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ATTENDANCE AT ANY
SERVICE SCHOOL OR SCHOOLS CONDUCTED BY THE ARMED FORCES  OF  THE  UNITED
STATES,  BY A PUBLIC OFFICER OR EMPLOYEE AS A MEMBER OF ANY FORCE OF THE
ORGANIZED MILITIA OR OF ANY RESERVE FORCE OR RESERVE  COMPONENT  OF  THE
ARMED  FORCES  OF THE UNITED STATES, PURSUANT TO ORDERS ISSUED BY COMPE-
TENT STATE OR FEDERAL AUTHORITY, WITH OR WITHOUT  THE  CONSENT  OF  SUCH
PUBLIC  OFFICER  OR  EMPLOYEE.  PARTICIPATION IN ROUTINE RESERVE OFFICER
TRAINING CORPS TRAINING IS NOT CONSIDERED TO BE  ORDERED  MILITARY  DUTY
EXCEPT  WHEN  PERFORMING ADVANCED TRAINING DUTY AS A MEMBER OF A RESERVE
COMPONENT OF THE ARMED FORCES.   FOR PURPOSES  OF  THIS  SUBDIVISION,  A
"COMBAT  ZONE"  IS  IN AN AREA DESIGNATED BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED
STATES BY EXECUTIVE ORDER AS A "COMBAT ZONE"  AT  ANY  TIME  DURING  THE

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00814-01-3

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A566A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S2181
Law Section:
Real Property Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Add §458-c, RPT L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: S2742
2011-2012: A5455, S1750
2015-2016: A6520, S4527
2017-2018: A9025, S2407
2019-2020: A5344, S2930

A566A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Authorizes municipalities to offer a real property tax exemption for property owned by certain persons performing active duty in a combat zone in an amount equal to ten percent of the value of the real property.

A566A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 566--A

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. CUSICK, ABBATE, COLTON, STEVENSON, TITONE, SCAR-
  BOROUGH, MARKEY -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. BOYLAND,  GABRYSZAK,
  GIBSON,  HIKIND, MILLER, ROBINSON, THIELE -- read once and referred to
  the Committee on  Veterans'  Affairs  --  committee  discharged,  bill
  amended,  ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said commit-
  tee

AN ACT to amend the real property tax law, in relation to a real proper-
  ty tax exemption for property  owned  by  certain  persons  performing
  active duty in a combat zone

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. The real property tax  law  is  amended  by  adding  a  new
section 458-c to read as follows:
  S  458-C.  ACTIVE  DUTY  SERVICE IN A COMBAT ZONE.  1. FOR PURPOSES OF
THIS SECTION, THE FOLLOWING TERMS SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS:
  (A) "ACTIVE SERVICE IN THE ARMED FORCES OF THE  UNITED  STATES"  SHALL
MEAN  ACTIVE DUTY (OTHER THAN FOR TRAINING) IN THE ARMY, NAVY (INCLUDING
THE MARINE CORPS), AIR FORCE OR COAST GUARD  OF  THE  UNITED  STATES  AS
DEFINED IN TITLE TEN OF THE UNITED STATES CODE.
  (B)  "COMBAT  ZONE"  SHALL MEAN AN AREA DESIGNATED BY THE PRESIDENT OF
THE UNITED STATES BY EXECUTIVE ORDER AS A "COMBAT ZONE".
  (C) "QUALIFYING REAL PROPERTY" SHALL MEAN  RESIDENTIAL  REAL  PROPERTY
OWNED  BY  A  PERSON WHO PERFORMED ACTIVE SERVICE IN THE ARMED FORCES OF
THE UNITED STATES IN A COMBAT ZONE DURING THE TAXABLE YEAR.
  2. AFTER A PUBLIC HEARING, A COUNTY, CITY, TOWN OR VILLAGE MAY ADOPT A
LOCAL LAW PROVIDING FOR AN EXEMPTION PURSUANT TO THE PROVISIONS OF  THIS
SECTION.  SUCH LOCAL LAW MAY PROVIDE THAT QUALIFYING REAL PROPERTY OWNED
BY  A  PERSON  WHO  AT ANY TIME DURING THE TAXABLE YEAR PERFORMED ACTIVE
SERVICE IN THE ARMED FORCES OF THE UNITED STATES IN A COMBAT ZONE  SHALL

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00814-05-3