Bills Assigned to Keyword - Property Taxes (19)

Date of Last Recorded Action: 12/6/2017


H 3074 Requires a county to adjust a taxpayers tax bill to automatically reflect the property tax homestead exemptionSummary of the bill as introduced: Requires a county to adjust a taxpayers tax bill to automatically reflect the property tax homestead exemption when the taxpayer reaches a certain age.
Sponsor: Terry Alexander House Com: WM Senate Com:
Status: Referred to Committee on Ways and Means Status Date: 1/10/2017
Keywords: House Property Taxes
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H 3077 Adds emergency medical technician to the definition of "eligible owner" for a property tax exemption03.08.2017 The House Ways and Means Property Tax subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report.Summary of the bill as introduced: Adds "emergency medical technician" to the definition of eligible owner for a property tax exemption for certain individuals who are permanently and totally disabled.
Sponsor: Gregory Duckworth House Com: WM Senate Com:
Status: Referred to Committee on Ways and Means Status Date: 1/10/2017
Keywords: House Property Taxes Week of 03.06.2017
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H 3079 Exempts 80 percent of the fair market value of certain distributed energy resourcesSummary of the bill as introduced: Exempts 80 percent of the fair market value of specific distributed energy resources and exempts the value of renewable energy resource residential property.
Sponsor: Dwight Loftis House Com: WM Senate Com:
Status: Member(s) request name added as sponsor: Blackwell Status Date: 3/30/2017
Keywords: House Property Taxes
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H 3092 Exempts all property taxes of an owner-occupied residence if the owner is 80 years oldSummary of the bill as introduced: Exempts all property taxes of an owner-occupied residence if the owner is 80 years old.
Sponsor: John King House Com: WM Senate Com:
Status: Member(s) request name added as sponsor: Robinson-Simpson Status Date: 1/12/2017
Keywords: House Property Taxes
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H 3093 Allows a property to continue to receive the four percent assessment ratio after the owner dies until the estate is closed03.28.2017 The House Ways and Means Committee gave this bill a favorable report.03.08.2017 The House Ways and Means Property Tax subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report.Summary of the bill as introduced: Allows a property to continue to receive the 4 percent assessment ratio after the owner dies until the estate is closed so long as the property is not rented.
Sponsor: Dwight Loftis House Com: WM Senate Com:
Status: Referred to Committee on Finance Status Date: 4/5/2017
Keywords: House Property Taxes Week of 03.06.2017 Week of 03.27.2017
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H 3106 Requires each county to allow for a property tax deferment for armed services membersSummary of the bill as introduced: Requires each county to allow for a property tax deferment for armed services members stationed in or near a hazard duty zone to begin on the tax due date and extend 90 days after the last date of deployment.
Sponsor: Murrell Smith House Com: WM Senate Com:
Status: Referred to Committee on Ways and Means Status Date: 1/10/2017
Keywords: House Property Taxes
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H 3307 Allows a taxpayer to claim the four percent assessment ratio on a residence other than the legal residenceSummary of the bill as introduced: Allows a taxpayer to claim the four percent assessment ratio on a residence other than the legal residence if the additional legal residence is the legal residence of either a parent or child of the taxpayer.
Sponsor: William Bowers House Com: WM Senate Com:
Status: Member(s) request name added as sponsor: Robinson-Simpson Status Date: 1/12/2017
Keywords: House Property Taxes
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H 3314 Imposes a statewide uniform property tax to replace any other property tax imposed for school operating purposesSummary of the bill as introduced: Imposes a statewide uniform property tax to replace any other property tax imposed for school operating purposes.
Sponsor: William Bowers House Com: WM Senate Com:
Status: Referred to Committee on Ways and Means Status Date: 1/10/2017
Keywords: House Property Taxes
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H 3356 Requires the SC DMV to implement a procedure to allow it to collect motor vehicle property taxes owed to local governmentsSummary of the bill as introduced: Requires the SC DMV to implement a procedure to allow it to collect motor vehicle property taxes owed to local governments when a person registers a vehicle.
Sponsor: John Mccravy House Com: WM Senate Com:
Status: Referred to Committee on Ways and Means Status Date: 1/10/2017
Keywords: House Property Taxes
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H 3449 Allows a 100 percent property tax exemption for homeowners age 65 or olderSummary of the bill as introduced: Allows a 100 percent property tax exemption for homeowners age 65 or older.
Sponsor: Kit Spires House Com: WM Senate Com:
Status: Referred to Committee on Ways and Means Status Date: 1/12/2017
Keywords: Property Taxes Week of 01.09.2017
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H 3867 Exempts all property devoted to housing low income residents from property taxes05.02.2017 The Senate Finance Committee gave this bill a favorable report as amended by the subcommittee. The full committee also adopted an amendment that freezes property tax on Santee Cooper lease hold properties.04.18.2017 The Senate Finance Property Tax subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report as amended. The amendment only makes technical changes.03.28.2017 The House Ways and Means Committee gave this bill a favorable report.03.08.2017 The House Ways and Means Property Tax subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report.Summary of the bill as introduced: Exempts all property devoted to housing low income residents from property taxes if the property is owned by an instrumentality of a nonprofit housing corporation.
Sponsor: William Herbkersman House Com: WM Senate Com: Fin
Status: Scrivener's error corrected Status Date: 5/10/2017
Keywords: Property Taxes Week of 02.27.2017 Week of 03.06.2017 Week of 03.27.2017 Week of 04.17.2017 Week of 05.01.2017
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S 0044 Exempts 80 percent of the fair market value for certain distributed energy resources when calculating property taxes05.02.2017 A House Ways and Means Legislative subcommittee adjourned debate on this bill. 01.17.2017 The Senate Finance Committee gave this bill a favorable report as amended by the subcommittee. 01.17.2017 The Senate Finance Property Tax subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report as amended. The amendment allows 100 percent property tax exemption for solar equipment on residential property. Summary of the bill as introduced: Exempts 80 percent of the fair market value of specific distributed energy resources and exempts the value of renewable energy resource from residential property.
Sponsor: Chauncey Gregory House Com: WM Senate Com: Fin
Status: Referred to Committee on Ways and Means Status Date: 2/7/2017
Keywords: Property Taxes Senate Week of 01.16.2017 Week of 05.01.2017
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S 0050 Allows a person to claim a boat or watercraft as a primary residence for property tax purposesSummary of the bill as introduced: Allows a person to claim a boat or watercraft as a primary residence for property tax purposes.
Sponsor: George Campsen House Com: Senate Com: Fin
Status: Referred to Committee on Finance Status Date: 1/10/2017
Keywords: Property Taxes Senate
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S 0060 Allows a 100 percent property tax exemption on residential property for owners 70 years old and olderSummary of the bill as introduced: Allows a 100 percent property tax exemption on residential property for owners 70 years old and older and who have made the property a primary residence for 30 years.
Sponsor: Darrell Jackson House Com: Senate Com: Fin
Status: Referred to Committee on Finance Status Date: 1/10/2017
Keywords: Property Taxes Senate
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S 0072 Phases in property tax exemptions for manufacturing propertySummary of the bill as introduced: Phases in a 42.75 percent property tax exemption of the fair market value of manufacturing property over a five year period.
Sponsor: Sean Bennett House Com: Senate Com: Fin
Status: Referred to Committee on Finance Status Date: 1/10/2017
Keywords: Property Taxes Senate
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S 0075 Allows a property owner residing at a nursing home to retain the 4 percent assessment ratio01.31.2017 The Senate Finance Committee gave this bill a favorable report as amended. The amendments strike the phrase 'need to reapply' and adds assisted living facilities.01.24.2017 The Senate Finance Property Taxation subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report as amended. The amendment only makes a technical change. Summary of the bill as introduced: Allows an owner living in a nursing home to retain the 4 percent property tax assessment ratio as long as the owner plans to return to the property, does not have a living spouse and does not receive rental income from the property.
Sponsor: Thomas Young House Com: WM Senate Com: Fin
Status: Referred to Committee on Ways and Means Status Date: 2/8/2017
Keywords: Property Taxes Senate Week of 01.23.2017 Week of 01.30.2017
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S 0281 Allows for the applicability of roll-back taxes to property that is no longer used as agricultural Summary of the bill as introduced: Allows for the applicability of roll-back taxes to property that is no longer used as agricultural property.
Sponsor: Shane Massey House Com: Senate Com: Fin
Status: Referred to Committee on Finance Status Date: 1/24/2017
Keywords: Property Taxes Week of 01.23.2017
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S 0395 Exempts the first $25,000 of value of a personal motor vehicle owned or leased by a person 65 years old or olderSummary of the bill as introduced: Exempts the first $25,000 of value of a personal motor vehicle owned or leased by a person 65 years old or older and a resident of the state for at least a year.
Sponsor: Glenn Reese House Com: Senate Com: Fin
Status: Referred to Committee on Finance Status Date: 2/9/2017
Keywords: Property Taxes Week of 02.06.2017
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S 0708 Allows a county treasurer or office authorized to collect delinquent taxes to waive late penalties for certain good causesSummary of the bill as introduced: Allows a county treasurer or office authorized to collect delinquent taxes to waive late penalties for certain good causes.
Sponsor: Sean Bennett House Com: Senate Com: Fin
Status: Referred to Committee on Finance Status Date: 5/8/2017
Keywords: Property Taxes Week of 05.08.2017
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