Bills Assigned to Keyword - Property Taxes (21)

Date of Last Recorded Action: 9/8/2022


H 3108 Increases the amount of the homestead property tax exemption 03.09.2022 The House Ways and Means Property Tax subcommittee adjourned debate on this bill.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 taxes05.04.2021 The Senate Finance Committee gave this bill a favorable report.05.04.2021 The Senate Finance Property Tax subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report.Summary 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: Act No. 69 Status Date: 6/1/2021
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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H 4197 Extends the homestead property tax exemption to all property owners 85 years old and older No Detail to Display
Sponsor: Robert Williams House Com: Senate Com:
Status: House - Referred to Committee on Ways and Means Status Date: 4/13/2021
Keywords: Property Taxes
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H 4222 Allows for an additional homestead exemption for any increase in value attributable to the periodic countywide appraisal03.30.2022 The House Ways and Means Property Tax subcommittee adjourned debate on this bill.Summary of the bill as introduced: Allows for an additional homestead property tax exemption for any increase in value attributable to the periodic countywide appraisal and equalization program.
Sponsor: West Cox House Com: WM Senate Com:
Status: House - Referred to Committee on Ways and Means Status Date: 4/20/2021
Keywords: Property Taxes
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H 4243 Requires a property tax adjustment for damages caused by flooding or a hurricane03.31.2022 The House Ways and Committee gave this bill a favorable report as amended by the subcommittee.04.28.2021 The House Ways and Means Property Tax subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report as amended. The amendment adds "significant wind event" to the bill.Summary of the bill as introduced: Requires a property tax adjustment for damages caused by flooding or a hurricane. 
Sponsor: Heather Crawford House Com: WM Senate Com: Fin
Status: Senate - Referred to Committee on Finance Status Date: 4/7/2022
Keywords: Property Taxes
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H 4506 Allows a property tax exemption for part of the value of a motorcycleSummary of the bill as introduced: Allows a property tax exemption of one third of the value of any motorcycle.
Sponsor: Stewart Jones House Com: WM Senate Com:
Status: House - Referred to Committee on Ways and Means Status Date: 1/11/2022
Keywords: House Property Taxes
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H 4511 Allows a property tax exemption for two private passenger vehicles owned by a disabled former law enforcement officer or firefighterSummary of the bill as introduced: Allows a property tax exemption for two private passenger vehicles owned or leased by a disabled former law enforcement officer or firefighter.
Sponsor: Marvin Pendarvis House Com: WM Senate Com:
Status: House - Referred to Committee on Ways and Means Status Date: 1/11/2022
Keywords: House Property Taxes
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H 5134 Allows for a property tax exemption on certain farm buildings04.26.2022 The House Ways and Means Property Tax subcommittee adjourned debate on this bill.03.30.2022 The House Ways and Means Property Tax subcommittee carried this bill over.Summary of the bill as introduced: Allows for a property tax exemption on certain farm buildings.
Sponsor: Donald McCabe House Com: WM Senate Com:
Status: House - Member(s) request name added as sponsor: Bryant Status Date: 3/30/2022
Keywords: 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 house04.28.2022 The House Ways and Means Committee gave this bill a favorable report as amended by the subcommittee. The full committee also added several other amendments that amendments include language related to veterans’ license plates and the Department of Motor Vehicles and rural telephone cooperatives.04.26.2022 The House Ways and Means Property Tax subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report as amended. The amendment exempts veterans from the license plate fee, adds language from H5134, the tax exemption bill for farm buildings, and adds language related to hurricane flood relief legislation.02.22.2022 The Senate Finance Committee gave this bill a favorable report as amended. The amendment adds spouses of individuals killed in combat to the exemption.02.15.2022 The Senate Finance Property Tax subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report.Summary 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: WM Senate Com: Fin
Status: Act No. 236 Status Date: 6/28/2022
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 purposes05.04.2021 The House Ways and Means Committee gave this bill a favorable report.04.28.2021 The House Ways and Means Property Tax subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report.03.16.2021 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: Act No. 56 Status Date: 6/1/2021
Keywords: Property Taxes
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S 0710 Allows municipalities without an operating millage on January 1, 2021, to impose an operating millageSummary of the bill as introduced: Allows municipalities without an operating millage on January 1, 2021, to impose an operating millage.
Sponsor: Michael Gambrell House Com: Senate Com:
Status: Senate - Referred to Committee on Finance Status Date: 3/30/2021
Keywords: Finance/Revenue/Taxes Property Taxes
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S 1027 Extends the homestead exemption for taxpayers to individuals who are 65 years old and over who are deafSummary of the bill as introduced: Extends the homestead exemption for taxpayers to individuals who are 65 years old and over who are deaf.
Sponsor: Thomas Alexander House Com: Senate Com: Fin
Status: Senate - Referred to Committee on Finance Status Date: 1/27/2022
Keywords: Property Taxes
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