Borough of Baden, PA
Beaver County
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[Adopted 1-21-1976 by Ord. No. 684]

§ 168-26
Definitions. 

§ 168-27
Eligibility. 

§ 168-28
Exemptions. 

§ 168-29
Payment. 

§ 168-30
Manner of collection. 

§ 168-31
Obligation to pay. 

§ 168-32
Recovery of taxes. 

§ 168-33
Violations and penalties. 

The following words and phrases when used in this article shall have the meanings ascribed to them in this section, except if the context clearly indicates and requires a different meaning.

PERSON
Every natural person who has attained the age of 18 years.
RESIDENT
An individual domiciled or residing in the Borough of Baden, County of Beaver and Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.

Any person being 18 years of age or over, and residing in the Borough of Baden on January 1, 1976, shall be liable for the tax. Any person moving into the Borough of Baden during said fiscal year and any person becoming 18 years of age during said fiscal year shall be liable for the tax.

[Amended 10-16-1985 by Ord. No. 762]

Any person whose total income from all sources, excluding social security payments, is less than $4,000 per annum shall be exempt from payment of the tax herein established.

Each person subject to the tax imposed by this article shall pay the same to the Tax Collector of Baden Borough on or before the day said tax becomes due.

All taxes levied under this article and all penalties shall be collected in accordance with the provisions of the Local Tax Collection Law of 1945, as amended and supplemented, with applicable discounts and penalties.

Failure by any person to receive notice from the Tax Collector of Baden Borough shall not in any way relieve said person from the obligation of paying the tax herein levied or from the penalties provided for the nonpayment of same.

All taxes imposed by this article, together with all interest and penalties, shall be recoverable by the Solicitor as other debts of like amount are recoverable.

[Amended 5-15-1985 by Ord. No. 759]

Any person who shall violate any provision of this article shall, upon conviction thereof, be punishable by a fine of not more than $300 and costs of such proceedings or, upon default of payment of such fine and costs, by imprisonment in the county jail for a term of not more than 30 days.