|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|May 12, 2014||referred to real property taxation|
delivered to assembly
|Mar 06, 2014||advanced to third reading|
|Mar 05, 2014||2nd report cal.|
|Mar 04, 2014||1st report cal.229|
|Feb 10, 2014||referred to local government|
senate Bill S6581
Archive: Last Bill Status - Passed Senate
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S6581 - Details
- See Assembly Version of this Bill:
- Current Committee:
- Law Section:
- Real Property Taxation
S6581 - Summary
Grants retroactive real property tax exempt status to the Lutheran Church of Our Savior Parish.
S6581 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S6581 REVISED MEMO 02/18/14 TITLE OF BILL: An act granting the Lutheran Church of Our Savior Parish retroactive real property tax exempt status PURPOSE: To grant the town assessor for the town of Brookhaven the authority to exempt the Lutheran Church of Our Savior Parish from liability for payment of real property taxes due on the 2013-2014 assessment roll. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section One authorizes the assessor of the town of Brookhaven to accept an application from the Lutheran Church of Our Savior Parish, for exemption from real property taxes pursuant to Section 462 of the real property law for the assessment roll as completed in 2013-2014 for their property located in the Village of Patchogue. Upon satisfaction that the Lutheran Church of Our Savior Parish, would have otherwise been entitled to exemption, had the property been used by an officiating clergyman for residential purposes, and had said application been filed in a timely manner, the assessor may grant this exemption from all taxation with respect to the 2013-2014 roll. If the exemption is granted, the Lutheran Church of Our Savior. Parish may be refunded any taxes paid and cancel any taxes, fines, penalties and interest remaining unpaid.
S6581 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 6581 I N S E N A T E February 10, 2014 ___________ Introduced by Sen. ZELDIN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Local Government AN ACT granting the Lutheran Church of Our Savior Parish retroactive real property tax exempt status 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 the Lutheran Church of Our Savior Parish, an application for exemption from real property taxes pursuant to section 462 of the real property tax law for the 2013-2014 assessment roll, for the parcel which is owned by such religious organization, but was not used by an offici- ating clergyman at the time that the application was required, due to the fact that the religious corporation was without a pastor from April 30, 2012 through April 28, 2013. Said parcel is located in the town of Brookhaven, Village of Patchogue, at 38 Monroe Avenue, Patchogue, New York 11772, otherwise known as: Suffolk County Tax Map Number 0204-005.00-0.200- 014.000. If accepted, the application shall be reviewed as if the property had been used by an officiating clergyman for residential purposes and said application was filed in a timely manner. If satisfied that such organization would otherwise be entitled to such exemption, if the property had been used by an officiating clergy- man for residential purposes on the appropriate taxable status date and if the said application had been filed in a timely manner, the assessor of the town of Brookhaven, upon approval by the town board of such town, may grant exemption from taxation and make appropriate corrections to the 2013-2014 assessment roll. If such exemption is granted, the appli- cable governing body or tax department may, in its discretion, provide for the refund of taxes paid and cancel any taxes, fines, penalties and 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. LBD13764-03-4
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