PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE- TAX ABATEMENT FOR RENT CONTROL PROPERTIES

Event Date: 
Tuesday, December 19, 2017 - 7:00pm to 7:15pm

PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE

Please take notice the Board of Trustees of the Village of Sleepy Hollow has scheduled the continuation of a public hearing to be held at 7:00 p.m. or as soon as such hearing may be called thereafter, on the 19th day of December, 2017, at the Sleepy Hollow Village Hall, 28 Beekman Avenue, Sleepy Hollow, New York, 10591, on the proposed Resolution entitled: “RESOLUTION RELINQUISHING ANY RIGHT TO ACCEPT A PORTION OF FAIRVIEW AVENUE FOR DEDICATION”; and, be it further
RESOLVED, that the Village Clerk shall give due notice of this public hearing in accordance with the Village Code and the provisions of Village Law §6-614, Railroad Law §90, and the Municipal Home Rule Law of the State of New York.

All taxpayers and residents are welcome to attend and be heard at said meeting.  Village Hall is accessible to all persons with disabilities.

By Order of the Board of Trustees
November 30, 2017
Joan Bucci
Deputy Clerk

Local Law No. 11 of 2017

A LOCAL LAW AMENDING ARTICLE III OF CHAPTER 370
OF THE CODE OF THE VILLAGE OF SLEEPY HOLLOW ENTITLED
“TAX ABATEMENT FOR RENT-CONTROLLED PROPERTIES OCCUPIED BY
SENIOR CITIZENS” AND “TAXATION” REGARDING THE MAXIMUM INCOME
LIMITS
BE IT ENACTED by the Board of Trustees of the Village of Sleepy Hollow, New York, as follows:

Chapter 370, Article III, of the Code of the Village Sleepy Hollow entitled “Taxation” and “Tax Abatement for Rent-Controlled Properties Occupied by Senior Citizens” is amended at Section 370-18.A to read as follows:
§ 370-18. Income limits; procedure for determination.A.    No tax abatement shall be granted if the combined income of all members of the household for the income tax year immediately preceding the date of making application exceeds $40,000, provided that when the head of the household retires before the commencement of such year and the date of filing the application, the income for such year may be adjusted by excluding salary or earnings and projecting his retirement income over the entire period of such year.

The invalidity of any word, section, clause, paragraph sentence, part, or provision of this local law shall not affect the validity of any part of this local law which can be given effect without such invalid part or parts.This Local Law shall take effect immediately upon filing in the Office of the Secretary of State.