Bills Assigned to Keyword - Property Taxes (13)

Date of Last Recorded Action: 4/9/2021


H 3108 Increases the amount of the homestead property tax exemption Summary of the bill as introduced: Increases the amount of the homestead property tax exemption from the first $50,000 to the first $75,000 of the fair market value of the homestead.
Sponsor: Wendy Brawley House Com: WM Senate Com:
Status: House - Member(s) request name added as sponsor: Bennett, Jones Status Date: 3/18/2021
Keywords: House Property Taxes
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H 3386 Exempts 80-year-old homeowners from all property taxesSummary of the bill as introduced: Exempts 100% of the value of an owner-occupied home from property taxes if the owner has reached 80 years of age.
Sponsor: John King House Com: WM Senate Com:
Status: House - Referred to Committee on Ways and Means Status Date: 1/12/2021
Keywords: House Property Taxes
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H 3389 Requires a county council to consult with other affected taxing entities before entering into a fee in lieu of property taxes agreementSummary of the bill as introduced: Requires a county council to consult with other affected taxing entities before entering into a fee in lieu of property taxes agreement.
Sponsor: Annie McDaniel House Com: WM Senate Com:
Status: House - Member(s) request name added as sponsor: Pendarvis Status Date: 1/13/2021
Keywords: House Property Taxes
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H 3391 Allows the appraised value of real property to be increased only if the increase is reasonably supported by clear and convincing evidenceSummary of the bill as introduced: Allows the appraised value of real property to be increased only if the increase is reasonably supported by clear and convincing evidence.
Sponsor: Melissa Oremus House Com: WM Senate Com:
Status: House - Referred to Committee on Ways and Means Status Date: 1/12/2021
Keywords: House Property Taxes
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H 3452 Increases the property tax homestead exemption to $100,000Summary of the bill as introduced: Increases the property tax homestead exemption from the first $50,000 to the first $100,000.
Sponsor: Steven Long House Com: WM Senate Com:
Status: House - Referred to Committee on Ways and Means Status Date: 1/12/2021
Keywords: House Property Taxes
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H 3458 Provides a property tax exemption for any amount of value added as a result of a countywide appraisal02.24.2021 The House Ways and Means Property Tax subcommittee adjourned debate on this bill.Summary of the bill as introduced: Provides a property tax exemption for any amount of value added as a result of a countywide appraisal for residents who qualify for the homestead property tax exemption. 
Sponsor: Leola Robinson-Simpson House Com: WM Senate Com:
Status: House - Referred to Committee on Ways and Means Status Date: 1/12/2021
Keywords: House Property Taxes
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H 3482 Authorizes a county to establish an alternative payment schedule for property taxesSummary of the bill as introduced: Authorizes a county to establish an alternative payment schedule for property taxes.
Sponsor: Leonidas Stavrinakis House Com: WM Senate Com: Fin
Status: Senate - Referred to Committee on Finance Status Date: 4/7/2021
Keywords: Finance/Revenue/Taxes House Property Taxes
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H 3671 Proposes an amendment to the state constitution to make several changes to current property tax lawSummary of the bill as introduced: Requires the General Assembly to provide a definition of "fair market value" for real property. This bill also eliminates the 15% limit on increases in property value over five years and eliminates the assessable transfer of interest if it changes the value of the property.
Sponsor: Christopher Hart House Com: WM Senate Com:
Status: House - Referred to Committee on Ways and Means Status Date: 1/14/2021
Keywords: Finance/Revenue/Taxes Property Taxes
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S 0012 Allows an exemption from all property taxes if the owner is at least 75 years oldSummary of the bill as introduced: Allows an exemption from all property taxes of an owner-occupied residence if the owner is at least 75 years old.
Sponsor: Darrell Jackson House Com: Senate Com: Fin
Status: Senate - Referred to Committee on Finance Status Date: 1/12/2021
Keywords: Property Taxes Senate
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S 0149 Exempts volunteer firefighters from paying property taxes on their homeSummary of the bill as introduced: Exempts volunteer firefighters from paying property taxes on their home that they own.
Sponsor: Shane Massey House Com: Senate Com: Fin
Status: Senate - Referred to Committee on Finance Status Date: 1/12/2021
Keywords: Fire Property Taxes Senate
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S 0233 Allows qualified surviving spouses to qualify for a property tax exemption if they own the houseSummary of the bill as introduced: Allows a qualified surviving spouse to qualify for a property tax exemption if that qualified surviving spouse owns the house.
Sponsor: Ross Turner House Com: Senate Com: Fin
Status: Senate - Referred to Committee on Finance Status Date: 1/12/2021
Keywords: Property Taxes Senate
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S 0332 Repeals Act 388Summary of the bill as introduced: Repeals the provisions of Act 388.
Sponsor: Michael Fanning House Com: Senate Com: Fin
Status: Senate - Referred to Committee on Finance Status Date: 1/12/2021
Keywords: Finance/Revenue/Taxes Property Taxes Senate
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S 0527 Defines "legally separated" in classifying property for property tax assessment purposes03.16.2021 The Senate Finance Committee gave this bill a favorable report. 03.09.2021 The Senate Finance Property Tax subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report.Summary of the bill as introduced: Defines "legally separated" in classifying property for the 4% owner-occupied property tax assessment. 
Sponsor: Thomas Alexander House Com: WM Senate Com: Fin
Status: House - Referred to Committee on Ways and Means Status Date: 4/7/2021
Keywords: Property Taxes
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