A RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE COUNTY ADMINISTRATOR TO SCHEDULE A PUBLIC HEARING TO CONSIDER AN ORDINANCE TO CLASSIFY REAL PROPERTY OWNED BY BUCHANAN HALL AS EXEMPT FROM REAL PROPERTY TAXATION
WHEREAS, Fauquier County Code Section 8-71 authorizes the Board of Supervisors to designate property as exempt from taxation where such property is held by an organization that uses the property exclusively for charitable 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; and
RESOLVED by the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors this 14th day of December 2006, That the County Administrator be, and is hereby, directed to schedule a public hearing on a proposed Ordinance on the application of Buchanan Hall for an exemption of its real property from taxation.