City of Hampton, Virginia
Ordinance - Coded
22 Lincoln Street
Hampton, VA 23669
Enactment Number: -
AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND AND RE-ENACT
CHAPTER 37 OF THE CODE OF THE CITY OF HAMPTON, VIRGINIA, ENTITLED, TAXATION,
ARTICLE II, REAL ESTATE TAXES, DIVISION VI, EXEMPTION FOR REHABILITATED
COMMERCIAL OR INDUSTRIAL REAL ESTATE BY AMENDING SECTION 37-98 ENTITLED
Sec. 37-98. Application.
person claiming an exemption pursuant to the provisions of this division shall
file an application with the city assessor on such form as the assessor shall
prescribe. Such application must be filed within five (5) working days after
the building permits referred to in section 37-97 have been issued and prior to
any renovations being started; however, for good cause shown, the assessor may
extend the filing date and fee for a maximum of twenty-four (24) months.
owner under oath shall sign the application for tax abatement.
one (1) application per commercial or industrial structure for inclusion in
this program shall be approved.
renovations must be completed within twenty four (24) months from being
approved in order to qualify for the exemption.
There shall be a non-refundable
fee of one hundred dollars ($100.00) for processing each application under this
This Ordinance shall be
effective with all applications filed with the City Assessor on and after July
Adopted at the regular meeting of the City Council of the
City of Hampton, Virginia held on February 28, 2007.
Signed by ____________________________ Date
Ross A. Kearney, II, Mayor
Attested by ____________________________ Date _________________
Katherine K. Glass
Clerk of the Council