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2014 Regular Session



Baltimore City Residential Retention Act

Sponsored by:

Senator Ferguson


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Synopsis:Requiring the Mayor and City Council of Baltimore City to grant, by law, a property tax credit against the property tax imposed on a dwelling in Baltimore City that is newly purchased by a homeowner who has received the homestead property tax credit for a dwelling in Baltimore City under specified circumstances; providing that the credit is a fixed amount of $4,000 to be applied to the homeowner's property tax bill over a period of 5 years, but may be increased by an additional $1,000 under specified circumstances; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Senator Ferguson
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0920
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): June 1, 2014
Bill imposes a local government mandate which is a directive in a bill requiring a local government unit to perform a task or assume a responsibility that has a discernible fiscal impact on the local government unit
Budget and Taxation   View Committee HearingRules and Executive Nominations
Broad Subject(s):Taxes - Property - Local
Narrow Subject(s):Baltimore City
Housing -see also- Apartments; Condos; Mobile & Manuf Homes
Property Tax
Real Property
Tax Credits -see also- Circuit Breaker

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