Real estate taxes; assessments, bills, and deferral by localities. (HB1009)

Introduced By

Del. Tim Hugo (R-Centreville) with support from 24 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. Dave Albo (R-Springfield), Del. Clay Athey (R-Front Royal), Del. Kathy Byron (R-Lynchburg), Del. Jeff Frederick (R-Woodbridge), Del. Tom Gear (R-Hampton), Del. Todd Gilbert (R-Woodstock), Del. Morgan Griffith (R-Salem), Del. Phil Hamilton (R-Newport News), Del. Clarke Hogan (R-South Boston), Del. Bill Howell (R-Fredericksburg), Del. Bill Janis (R-Glen Allen), Del. Terry Kilgore (R-Gate City), Del. Steve Landes (R-Weyers Cave), Del. Scott Lingamfelter (R-Woodbridge), Del. Manoli Loupassi (R-Richmond), Del. Bob Marshall (R-Manassas), Del. Sam Nixon (R-Richmond), Del. Glenn Oder (R-Newport News), Del. John O'Bannon (R-Richmond), Del. Brenda Pogge (R-Williamsburg), Del. Bob Purkey (R-Virginia Beach), Del. Chris Saxman (R-Staunton), Del. Beverly Sherwood (R-Winchester), Del. Bob Tata (R-Virginia Beach)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Property taxes; assessments, bills, and deferral. Requires localities (i) to include the tax rate that will apply to reassessed real property in the notice to taxpayers regarding the reassessment, (ii) to attach to each property tax bill the tax rate that will apply, the assessed value of the property, the total amount of the new tax levy, the total amount of the prior year's tax levy, and the percentage change in the new tax levy from the immediately prior year's tax levy, and (iii) to permit taxpayers to defer a portion of the increase in real property taxes on the primary dwelling owned and occupied by the taxpayer until the property is transferred or until the taxpayer's death. The bill has a delayed effective date of January 1, 2009. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/08/2008Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/08 082502328
01/08/2008Referred to Committee on Finance
01/15/2008Assigned Finance sub: 1
01/18/2008Impact statement from TAX (HB1009)
02/07/2008Reported from Finance with substitute (18-Y 4-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2008Committee substitute printed 082580692-H1
02/08/2008Read first time
02/11/2008Read second time
02/11/2008Committee substitute agreed to 082580692-H1
02/11/2008Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB1009H1
02/12/2008Read third time and passed House (74-Y 24-N)
02/12/2008VOTE: --- PASSAGE (74-Y 24-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2008Communicated to Senate
02/13/2008Constitutional reading dispensed
02/13/2008Referred to Committee on Finance
02/18/2008Impact statement from TAX (HB1009H1)
02/27/2008Continued to 2009 in Finance (16-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB779.