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
WHEREAS, Fauquier County Code Section 8-53 authorizes the Board of Supervisors to designate property as exempt from taxation where such property is held by organizations which use the property exclusively for religious, charitable, patriotic, historical, benevolent, cultural or public park and playground purposes; and
WHEREAS, Virginia Code §58.1-3651 sets forth the process and procedure by which a locality may designate property as tax exempt; and
WHEREAS, Virginia Code §58.1-3651.B requires that prior to the adoption of any Ordinance exempting property from local taxation, the Board of Supervisors shall hold a public hearing on the proposed application; now, therefore, be it
RESOLVED by the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors this 14th day of October 2004, That the County Administrator be, and is hereby, directed to schedule a public hearing on a proposed Ordinance on the application of Fauquier Heritage & Preservation Foundation, Inc., for an exemption of its real and personal property from taxation.