Sponsor:                                                                     Board of Supervisors Meeting Date:

Harry F. Atherton, Chairman,                                                     October 14, 2004       

Marshall District Supervisor


Staff Lead:                                                                 Department:


Paul S. McCulla, County Attorney                                            County Attorney





A Resolution Directing the County Administrator to Schedule a Public Hearing on the Application of Fauquier Heritage & Preservation Foundation, Inc. for an Exemption of Its Real and Personal Property from Taxation


Topic Description:


Fauquier Heritage & Preservation Foundation, Inc. has filed an application with the Board of Supervisors to have its real and personal property exempted from taxation.  The application was made pursuant to Section 8-53 of the Code of Fauquier County, and Section 58.1-3651 of the Code of Virginia. The application process, as set forth in Virginia Code 58.1-3651, requires a public hearing by the Board of Supervisors prior to the consideration of any Ordinance exempting property from taxation.



Requested Action of the Board of Supervisors:


Consider adoption of the attached resolution.


Financial Impacts Analysis:


Annual loss of real and personal property tax review for the property exempted which is estimated at $2,340.18 for tax year 2004.



Identify any other Departments, Organizations or Individuals that would be affected by this request:


Fauquier Heritage & Preservation Foundation, Inc.

Commissioner of Revenue