senate Bill S3336

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Provides additional tax exemptions for two qualified veterans living in the same household

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 15, 2018 referred to veterans' affairs
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.1175
committee discharged and committed to rules
Jan 03, 2018 referred to veterans, homeland security and military affairs
Jan 20, 2017 referred to veterans, homeland security and military affairs

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S3336 (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
Real Property Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §458-a, RPT L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: S5370
2011-2012: S3812
2013-2014: S3355
2015-2016: S2025
2019-2020: S2570
2021-2022: S3402

S3336 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides additional tax exemptions on qualifying residential real property where two or more qualified veterans live in the same household.

S3336 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3336 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  3336

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 20, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  BAILEY -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Veterans, Homeland Securi-
  ty and Military Affairs

AN ACT to amend the real property tax law, in relation  to  granting  an
  additional tax exemption for two qualified veterans living in the same
  household

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

  Section 1. Paragraphs (a) and (b) of subdivision 2 of section 458-a of
the real property tax law, paragraph (a) as amended by  chapter  899  of
the laws of 1985 and paragraph (b) as amended by chapter 473 of the laws
of 2004, are amended to read as follows:
  (a)  (I)  Qualifying  residential  real  property shall be exempt from
taxation to the extent of fifteen percent of the assessed value of  such
property; provided, however, that such exemption shall not exceed twelve
thousand dollars or the product of twelve thousand dollars multiplied by
the  latest  state  equalization  rate for the assessing unit, or in the
case of a special assessing unit, the latest class ratio,  whichever  is
less.
  (II) IN ADDITION TO THE EXEMPTION PROVIDED BY SUBPARAGRAPH (I) OF THIS
PARAGRAPH,  WHERE  MORE THAN ONE VETERAN, QUALIFYING UNDER THIS SECTION,
LIVES IN  THE SAME HOUSEHOLD, QUALIFYING RESIDENTIAL REAL PROPERTY  ALSO
SHALL  BE  EXEMPT    FROM  TAXATION  TO THE EXTENT OF SEVEN AND ONE-HALF
PERCENT OF THE ASSESSED VALUE OF SUCH PROPERTY; PROVIDED, HOWEVER,  THAT
SUCH  ADDITIONAL  EXEMPTION SHALL NOT EXCEED SIX THOUSAND DOLLARS OR THE
PRODUCT OF SIX THOUSAND DOLLARS MULTIPLIED BY THE LATEST STATE EQUALIZA-
TION RATE FOR THE ASSESSING UNIT, OR IN THE CASE OF A SPECIAL  ASSESSING
UNIT, THE LATEST CLASS RATIO, WHICHEVER IS LESS.
  (b) (I) In addition to the exemption provided by paragraph (a) of this
subdivision, where the veteran served in a combat theatre or combat zone
of  operations,  as  documented by the award of a United States campaign

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

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