Village of Lake George, NY
Warren County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Trustees of the Village of Lake George 3-19-1991 by L.L. No. 3-1991. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Taxation — See Ch. 195.
Tax on utilities — See Ch. 195.
The intent of the Board of Trustees of the Village of Lake George 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 chapter 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 Lake George.
On or after the effective date of this chapter, the Village of Lake George shall cease to be an assessing unit.
The position of Assessor in the Village of Lake George is hereby abolished.
The Board of Assessment Review in the Village of Lake George is hereby abolished.
On or after the effective date of this chapter, taxes in the Village of Lake George shall be levied on a copy of the applicable part of the assessment roll of the Town of Lake George, with the taxable status date of such town controlling for Village purposes.
Within five days of the effective date of this chapter, the Board of Trustees of the Village of Lake George shall file a copy of such local law with the Clerk and Assessor of the Town of Lake George and with the State Board of Equalization and Assessment.
This chapter shall take effect immediately upon filing with the Secretary of State; provided, however, that such local law is subject to a permissive referendum, and the Village Clerk shall forthwith proceed to notice such fact and conduct such referendum if required by petition.