Taxes, appeal of local assessments. (HB226)

Introduced By

Del. Carrie Coyner (R-Chesterfield)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Appeal of local tax assessments. Clarifies the procedure by which a taxpayer aggrieved by any local tax assessment may seek relief by providing that (i) any person so aggrieved may appeal to the circuit court and that such appeal shall be filed by petition in the clerk's office of such court; (ii) the necessary parties in such a proceeding shall be the taxpayer and the locality; (iii) the taxpayer may show that the property was assessed at more or less than its fair market value; and (iv) the county or city attorney or, if none, the attorney for the Commonwealth shall defend the locality in any such proceeding. Read the Bill »


01/26/2022: passed committee


01/10/2022Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/22 22100536D
01/10/2022Referred to Committee on Finance
01/19/2022Assigned Finance sub: Subcommittee #2
01/20/2022Impact statement from TAX (HB226)
01/24/2022Subcommittee recommends reporting (8-Y 0-N)
01/26/2022Reported from Finance (22-Y 0-N)

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