Library Subtopics in "Property Taxes"
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Organization: Pennsylvania General Assembly
Under Act 88, land subject to preferential assessment under PA Clean and Green may be used for exploration for, and removal of, gas and oil. Roll-back taxes will be imposed upon only those portions of land actually devoted to these activities, excluding land devoted to subsurface transmission or gathering lines. Act 88 also allows for the development and use of Tier I alternative energy on any land use category of Clean and Green to be kept under preferential assessment as long as more than half of the energy annually generated is used on the tract of land.
Organization: Pennsylvania Association of Realtors
Provides information, as it becomes available, on how counties are handling Marcellus Shale drilling on Clean and Green properties.
Organization: Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture, Bureau of Farmland Preservation
The annual reports provide an overview of farmland preservation tools in Pennsylvania and their track record for 2008, 2009, 2010. They include data on the participation in the Clean and Green program and a list of all agricultural security areas in the state by county and township.
Organization: Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
The act standardizes the application of eligibility standards for charitable organization tax exemptions in Pennsylvania.
The Pennsylvania Farmland and Forest Land Assessment Act, commonly known as “Clean and Green” or Act 319, provides for lower property tax assessments of land capable of producing wood products, agricultural land, and open space land open to the public.
Organization: The Pennsylvania State Univeristy; College of Agricultural & Agricultural Research and Cooperative Extension
Information to help the reader better understand farming in Pennsylvania, local taxes, and the impact of real property taxes on farms.
Organization: Lincoln Institute of Land Policy
Preferential assessment of rural land has modestly slowed the rate of rural land development. It also imposes social costs. Reform of preferential assessment programs could both improve their efficacy and reduce negative impacts.
Organization: ClearWater Conservancy
In this letter to the Centre County Board of Assessment Appeals, the ClearWater Conservancy makes a case for real estate tax exemption for one of its properties. 4 pages.
Organization: Lycoming County Assessment Office
Provides an overview of the Clean and Green program in a frequently asked question format.
Organization: Penn State University
The Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR) Bureau of Forestry is responsible for setting maximum assessed values for forest- land enrolled in Clean and Green. This publication discusses how these maximum assessed values for forestland enrolled in Clean and Green are calculated.