2007-2008 Regular Session - HB 1260
Ad valorem tax; certain unremarried surviving spouses of service members; provide homestead exemption
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Part 1 of Article 2 of Chapter 5 of Title 48 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to tax exemptions, so as to provide a homestead exemption for the full value of the homestead with respect to all ad valorem taxes for the unremarried surviving spouse of a service member killed in action while serving in the armed forces of the United States; to provide for applicability of provisions relating to applications for and granting homestead exemptions in certain cases of property transfer from an administrator or executor with respect to certain base year assessed value homestead exemptions; to provide for a referendum; to provide for effective dates; to provide for applicability; to provide for automatic repeal under certain circumstances; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Feb/21/2008 - House Second Readers
Feb/20/2008 - House First Readers
Feb/19/2008 - House Hopper