Town of Wawayanda, NY
Orange County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Board of the Town of Wawayanda as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Taxation — See Ch. 166.
[Adopted 8-28-1971 by L.L. No. 2-1970; amended in its entirety 7-2-1998 by L.L. No. 1-1998]

§ 5-1 Designation and appointment of single Assessor; statutory authority.

Pursuant to §§ 328 and 310 of the Real Property Tax Law of the State of New York, the Town of Wawayanda shall have but one Assessor who shall be appointed by the Town Board upon being qualified for such position by the Office of Real Property Services of the State of New York, such designation and appointment to be effective as of January 1, 1999.

§ 5-2 Referendum.

Pursuant to § 328 of the Real Property Tax Law of the State of New York, this chapter shall be subject to permissive referendum as provided in the Municipal Home Rule Law.[1]
[1]
Editor's Note: This chapter was subject to permissive referendum, which petition was determined invalid 8-19-1998.

§ 5-3 Compensation and term of appointment.

The compensation and term of appointment of the single Assessor shall be fixed by the Town Board within the budgetary appropriations.
[Adopted 2-26-2008 by L.L. No. 1-2008; amended in its entirety 3-6-2014 by L.L. No. 2-2014]

§ 5-4 Date set to hear complaints on tax assessment.

The date for the meeting of the Board of Assessment Review to hear complaints relating to tax assessments within the Town is hereby established as the Tuesday following the fourth Monday in May of each year ("Grievance Day").