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2018 Regular Session



Recordation Tax – Collection by State Department of Assessments and Taxation – Distribution

Sponsored by:

Senator Eckardt


In the House - Conference Committee Appointed

Synopsis:Altering the distribution of revenue from certain recordation taxes collected by the State Department of Assessments and Taxation; requiring the Comptroller, in consultation with the Department, to hire an independent certified public accountant to perform an audit of the distribution of certain recordation tax revenue; requiring that the audit be completed by July 1, 2019; requiring the Comptroller, under certain circumstances, to pay an amount due to a county that received an underpayment of recordation tax revenue; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Senators Eckardt and Ferguson
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2018
Budget and Taxation  View Committee HearingWays and Means
Broad Subject(s):Taxes - Property
Narrow Subject(s):Assessments and Taxation, Department of
Auditors and Audits
Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Liens -see also- Mechanics' Liens
Municipal Corporations -see also- Annap; Balt; Hager; OC
Property Tax
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Rules and Regulations
Statutes:Article - Tax - Property

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April 9, 2018 2:52 P.M.