[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Trustees of the Village of Ellenville as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Taxation — See Ch. 207.
Editor's Note: Former Ch. 4, Assessments, Art. I, Termination of Village as Assessing Unit, adopted 5-3-1989 by L.L. No. 3-1989, was repealed 10-22-1990 by L.L. No. 7-1990, which local law also stated the following: "The effect of the rescission herein enacted shall be that, commencing with the fiscal year of the village which begins on June 1, 1991, the village shall once again be an assessing unit, subject to the applicable provisions of the Real Property Tax Law and the Village Law of the State of New York."
[Adopted 3-13-2017 by L.L. No. 3-2017]
The intent of the Board of Trustees of the Village of Ellenville is to implement § 1402(3) of the Real Property Tax Law, providing for the voluntary termination of the Village's status as an assessing unit. as provided in the Village Law and the Real Property Tax Law. It is also the intent of this article to abolish the position of Assessor and to terminate any and all responsibility as provided by law for the review of the assessments of real property located within the Village of Ellenville.
On or after the effective date of this article, the Village of Ellenville shall cease to be an assessing unit.
The position of Assessor in the Village of Ellenville is hereby abolished.
The Board of Assessment Review in the Village of Ellenville is hereby abolished.
On or after the effective date of this article, taxes in the Village of Ellenville shall be levied on a copy of the applicable part of the assessment roll of the Town of Wawarsing with the taxable status date of such town controlling for Village purposes.
Within five days of the effective date of this article, the Board of Trustees of the Village of Ellenville shall file a copy of such article with the Clerk and Assessor of the Town of Wawarsing and with the Office of Real Property Tax Services.
This article shall take effect immediately upon filing with the Secretary of State; provided, however, that such article is subject to permissive referendum and the Village Clerk shall forthwith proceed to notice such fact and conduct such referendum it' required by petition.