Adopted 11-2-1993 as part of L.L No. 12-1993 (Ch. 48A of the 1993 Code)
The intent of the Board of Trustees of the Village of Phoenix is to implement § 1402, Subdivision 3, of the Real Property Tax Law providing for the voluntary termination of the village's status as an assessing unit, as provided in the Village Law and the Real Property Tax Law. It is also the intent of this article to abolish the position of Assessor (or Board of Assessors) and to terminate any and all responsibility as provided by law for the review of the assessments of real property located within the Village of Phoenix.
On or after the effective date of this article, the Village of Phoenix shall cease to be an assessing unit.
The Board of Assessment Review in the Village of Phoenix is hereby abolished.
On or after the effective date of this article, taxes in the Village of Phoenix shall be levied on a copy of the applicable part of the assessment roll of the Town of Schroeppel, with the taxable status date of such town controlling for village purposes.
[Amended 2-6-1999 by L.L. No. 1-1999]
Within five days of the effective date of this article, the Board of Trustees of the Village of Phoenix shall file a copy of such article with the Clerk and Assessor of the Town of Schroeppel and the State Board of Real Property Services.
This article shall take effect immediately upon filing with the Secretary of State; provided, however, that such article is subject to a permissive referendum, and the Village Clerk shall forthwith proceed to notice such fact and conduct such referendum if required by petition.