The Haldane Central School District Board of Education Business Meeting previously scheduled for Tuesday, February 3, 2015 at 7:00pm has been rescheduled to begin at 6:00pm in the home and careers classroom of the ES/MS in order that the Board of Education may convene into executive session to discuss the employment history of particular individuals. No action is planned for this executive session. Following this meeting, at approximately 7:00pm, the Board intends to reconvene into regular session in the music room for its business meeting. The agenda for this meeting will be posted on BoardDocs (accessible via the Haldane web site) by noon on Monday, February 2, 2015.
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Veterans Exemption BOE Presentation 012015 - Draft.pdf
PUBLIC HEARING ON PROPOSED ADOPTION OF ALTERNATIVE VETERANS’ EXEMPTION
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Board of Education of the Haldane Central School District shall hold a public hearing on the 3rd day of February, 2015, at 7 P.M., in the Music Room of the Haldane ES/MS Bldg, Cold Spring, New York, for the purpose of discussion by the Board of Education of adopting the Alternative Veterans’ Exemption pursuant to §458-a of the Real Property Tax Law for eligible veterans who served during a period of war or have received an expeditionary medal for assessment rolls prepared on the basis of the taxable status dates occurring on or after January 1, 2015.
The following are the components of the Alternative Veterans’ Exemption:
- Basic Exemption: Tax exemption of 15% of the assessed value of the property, not to exceed $12,000 or the product of $12,000 multiplied by the latest state equalization rate for the assessing unit, whichever is less.
- Combat Zone: For veterans who are documented to have served in a combat zone an additional tax exemption of 10% percent of the assessed value of the property, not to exceed $8,000 or the product of $8,000 multiplied by the latest state equalization rate, whichever is less.
- Disabled Veterans: Where the veteran received a compensation rating from the Veterans’ Administration or Department of Defense based upon a service related disability, an additional tax exemption on the qualifying residential property to the extent of the product of the assessed value multiplied by 50% of the veteran’s disability rating, not to exceed $40,000 or the product of $40,000 multiplied by the latest state equalization rate, whichever is less .DATED: January, 2015
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