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File #: 19-0479    Version: 0 Name: Property Tax Credit - Low-Income Employees of the City of Baltimore
Type: Ordinance Status: 3rd Reader, final passage
File created: 12/16/2019 In control: City Council
On agenda: Final action:
Enactment #:
Title: Property Tax Credit - Low-Income Employees of the City of Baltimore For the purpose of establishing a tax credit against the property tax imposed on the principal residences of certain low-income employees of the City of Baltimore; imposing certain limitations, conditions, and qualifications for credit eligibility; providing for the amount, duration, and administration of the credit; defining certain terms; and providing for a special effective date.
Sponsors: Ryan Dorsey, President Brandon M. Scott, Kristerfer Burnett, Zeke Cohen, Bill Henry, John T. Bullock, Mary Pat Clarke, Edward Reisinger, Sharon Green Middleton, Eric T. Costello, Danielle McCray, Leon F. Pinkett, III, Robert Stokes, Sr., Shannon Sneed, Isaac "Yitzy" Schleifer
Indexes: Baltimore City, Employee, Income, Property Tax Credit
Attachments: 1. 19-0479~1st Reader, 2. Planning 19-0479, 3. Real Estate 19-0479, 4. DHCD 19-0479, 5. BCIT 19-0479, 6. Law 19-0479, 7. CHAP 19-0479, 8. HR 19-0479, 9. Finance 19-0479
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultAction DetailsMeeting DetailsVideo
1/27/20200 City Council 3rd Reader, for final passage  Action details Meeting details Not available
1/27/20200 Taxation, Finance and Economic Development Committee Recommended Favorably with Amendment  Action details Meeting details Not available
1/23/20200 Taxation, Finance and Economic Development Committee Recommended Favorably with AmendmentPass Action details Meeting details Not available
1/13/20200 Taxation, Finance and Economic Development Committee Scheduled for a Public Hearing  Action details Meeting details Not available
12/19/20190 City Council President Refer to Mayor's Office of Information Technology  Action details Meeting details Not available
12/19/20190 City Council President Refer to Board of Estimates  Action details Meeting details Not available
12/19/20190 City Council President Refer to Dept. of Finance  Action details Meeting details Not available
12/19/20190 City Council President Refer to Commission for Historical & Architectural Preservation  Action details Meeting details Not available
12/19/20190 City Council President Refer to Dept. of Human Resources  Action details Meeting details Not available
12/19/20190 City Council President Refer to Dept. of Real Estate  Action details Meeting details Not available
12/19/20190 City Council President Refer to City Solicitor  Action details Meeting details Not available
12/19/20190 City Council President Refer to Dept. of Planning  Action details Meeting details Not available
12/19/20190 City Council President Refer to Dept. of Housing and Community Development  Action details Meeting details Not available
12/16/20190 City Council Assigned  Action details Meeting details Not available
12/16/20190 City Council Introduced  Action details Meeting details Not available
Explanation: Capitals indicate matter added to existing law.
[Brackets] indicate matter deleted from existing law.

* Warning: This is an unofficial, introductory copy of the bill.
The official copy considered by the City Council is the first reader copy.

Introductory*

City of Baltimore
Council Bill

Introduced by: Councilmember Dorsey


A Bill Entitled

An Ordinance concerning
title
Property Tax Credit - Low-Income Employees of the City of Baltimore
For the purpose of establishing a tax credit against the property tax imposed on the principal residences of certain low-income employees of the City of Baltimore; imposing certain limitations, conditions, and qualifications for credit eligibility; providing for the amount, duration, and administration of the credit; defining certain terms; and providing for a special effective date.
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By authority of
Tax-Property Article
Section 9-304
Maryland Code
(As Amended by Ch. 383, Acts of 2019)

By adding
Article 28 - Taxes
Section 10-23
Baltimore City Code
(Edition 2000)

Section 1. Be it ordained by the Mayor and City Council of Baltimore, That the Laws of Baltimore City read as follows:

Baltimore City Code

Article 28. Taxes

Subtitle 10. Credits

§ 10-23. Low-income employees.

(a) Definitions.

(1) In general.

In this section, the following terms have the meanings indicated.

(2) Dwelling.

“Dwelling” has the meaning stated in State Tax-Property Article § 9-105 {“Homestead Tax Credit”}.

(3) Finance Director.

“Finance Director” means the Director of the City Department of Finance or the Director’s designee.

(4) Homeowner.

“Homeowner” has the meaning stated in State Tax-Property Article § 9-105 {“Homestead Tax Credit”}.

(5) Homes...

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