HEARING AGENDA REQUEST
Board of Supervisors Meeting Date:
An Ordinance Amending
Chapter 8 of the
to January 1, 2003, determinations of whether real and/or personal
property would be exempted from taxation by classification or designation
were made by the General Assembly, after recommendation by the Board of
Supervisors in which the property to be exempted was located.
On January 1, 2003, the General Assembly, by adopting Virginia Code
§ 58.1-3651, transferred to local governing bodies the authority to
determine whether or not property located within its jurisdictional
boundaries would be exempt from taxation by classification or designation.
As a result of this delegation of authority, Chapter 8 of the
Fauquier County Code requires an amendment to add Article XVI, entitled Property
Exempt from Taxation. Prior
to the adoption of an ordinance amending Chapter 8, the Board of
Supervisors is required to give due notice and hold a public hearing,
which is scheduled for
Requested Action of the Board of Supervisors:
Consider adoption of attached Ordinance.
Financial Impacts Analysis:
No fiscal impact from the Code change.
The impact would come from follow-on decisions.
Identify any other Departments, Organizations or Individuals that would
be affected by this request: