Skip to main content

Introduced House Bill (H)

DIGEST

Various property tax matters. Provides that costs directly attributable to the sale of a property tax certificate of sale include all costs of any county office or department, regardless of whether they are incurred before, during, or after the sale. Allows an immediate family member to be a tax representative for a property owner at a property tax assessment board of appeals hearing. Provides that, when a local unit obtains real property from a person on which taxes are owed, the lien for the taxes shall be released (the taxes are canceled under current law) and for such a property Various property tax matters. Provides that costs directly attributable to the sale of a property tax certificate of sale include all costs of any county office or department, regardless of whether they are incurred before, during, or after the sale. Allows an immediate family member to be a tax representative for a property owner at a property tax assessment board of appeals hearing. Provides that, when a local unit obtains real property from a person on which taxes are owed, the lien for the taxes shall be released (the taxes are canceled under current law) and for such a property requires the cancellation of the personal liability of the grantor for taxes owed if the assessed value of the property is less than the amount of the taxes owed on the property. Permits the department of local government finance under certain circumstances to cancel property taxes imposed on: (1) a nonprofit corporation organized for educational, literary, scientific, religious, or charitable purposes; or (2) any other entity organized as a church or religious entity. ... View more