Article - Tax - Property
(a) Each year, the Department shall issue a report that includes:
(1) an analysis and summary of the information collected through the survey under § 14–879 of this part; and
(2) the following information concerning the activities of the State Tax Sale Ombudsman established under § 2–112 of this article in the preceding taxable year:
(i) the number of homeowners who contacted the Ombudsman;
(ii) the number of homeowners assisted by the Ombudsman to apply for each of the tax credits under § 9–104 or § 9–105 of this article;
(iii) the number of homeowners assisted by the Ombudsman to apply for other discount programs or public benefits and a brief summary of those programs and benefits;
(iv) the number of homeowners referred by the Ombudsman to legal services, housing counseling, and other social services, and a brief summary of those services; and
(v) any other relevant information.
(b) On or before November 15 each year, the Department shall:
(1) publish the report required under subsection (a) of this section on the Department’s website; and
(2) submit the report required under subsection (a) of this section, in accordance with § 2–1257 of the State Government Article, to the Senate Budget and Taxation Committee and the House Committee on Ways and Means.