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SF 604 - Commercial Residential Property Tax Reduction - Key Vote

Iowa Key Votes




Stage Details

Legislation - Bill Sent To Committee (House) -
Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (26-22) - (Key vote)

Title: Commercial Residential Property Tax Reduction

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill to create a new class of commercial residential property and to roll back the percentage by which this property is assessed so that it is equal to residential property by the year 2014.

- Creates a commercial property tax replacement fund under the control of the Department of Revenue for the fiscal period 2009-16, for which $18 million will be appropriated (sec.1). - Establishes that the percentage of actual value at which residential property is assessed cannot be lower than the percentage which was established in January of 2006 (sec.5). - Creates a class of commercial residential property, which includes apartment buildings, mobile home parks, manufactured home communities, and land-leased communities, which will be assessed at the same rate as residential property by the year 2014 (sec.6).
Legislation - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Rollback of Commercial Residential Property Taxes

Committee Sponsors

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