RESOLUTION

 

A RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE COUNTY ADMINISTRATOR TO SCHEDULE A PUBLIC HEARING ON A PROPOSED ORDINANCE ESTABLISHING A DEADLINE FOR SUBMITTAL OF LANDOWNER APPLICATIONS FOR EQUALIZATION OF REAL ESTATE ASSESSMENT TO THE FAUQUIER COUNTY BOARD OF EQUALIZATION, AND A DEADLINE FOR THE BOARD OF EQUALIZATION TO COMPLETE ITS DELIBERATIONS ON ALL APPLICATIONS

 

            WHEREAS, the County of Fauquier is currently undergoing a general reassessment of real property within the County, to be effective January 1, 2006; and

 

            WHEREAS, Section 58.1-3370 of the Code of Virginia requires the establishment of a Board of Equalization to receive applications from landowners seeking equalization of their real estate assessments; and

 

WHEREAS, Section 58.1-3378 of the Code of Virginia provides that the Board of Supervisors may establish a deadline by which applications for equalization of real estate assessment must be filed with the Board of Equalization; and

 

            WHEREAS, Section 58.1-3378 of the Code of Virginia also provides that the Board of Supervisors may establish a deadline for the Board of Equalization to finally dispose of all applications for equalization of real estate assessment; and

 

WHEREAS, the Board of Supervisors deems it in the best interest of the citizens of the County to schedule a public hearing on a proposed Ordinance to provide a deadline for landowners to submit applications for equalization of real estate assessment to the Fauquier County Board of Equalization and a deadline for the Board of Equalization to complete its deliberations on all applications; now, therefore, be it

 

            RESOLVED by the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors this 13th day of October 2005, That the County Administrator be, and is hereby, directed to schedule a public hearing on a proposed Ordinance establishing a deadline for landowners to submit applications for equalization of real estate assessment to the Fauquier County Board of Equalization and a deadline for the Board of Equalization to complete its deliberations on all applications.