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File #: O-414-20    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Ordinance Status: Passed
File created: 8/31/2020 In control: Budget Committee
On agenda: 9/17/2020 Final action: 9/17/2020
Title: AN ORDINANCE CONCERNING THE LEVY OF TAXES WITHIN THE LOUISVILLE/JEFFERSON COUNTY METRO GOVERNMENT AND THE LOUISVILLE URBAN SERVICES DISTRICT FOR FISCAL YEAR ENDING JUNE 30, 2021.
Sponsors: Bill Hollander (D-9), Kevin Kramer (R-11)
Attachments: 1. O-414-20 V.1 090320 Levy of Taxes for FY 20-21.pdf, 2. Aug. 25, 2020 Letter from State Local Finance Office RE 2020 Assessment Info..pdf, 3. ORD 112 2020.pdf
ORDINANCE NO. _____ ,SERIES 2020
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AN ORDINANCE CONCERNING THE LEVY OF TAXES WITHIN THE LOUISVILLE/JEFFERSON COUNTY METRO GOVERNMENT AND THE LOUISVILLE URBAN SERVICES DISTRICT FOR FISCAL YEAR ENDING JUNE 30, 2021.
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SPONSORED BY: COUNCIL MEMBERS BILL HOLLANDER
AND KEVIN KRAMER

WHEREAS, KRS 67C.123 mandates the tax structure, tax rates, and level of services in effect in either the City of Louisville or Jefferson County upon the adoption of the Louisville/Jefferson County Metro Government ("Metro Government") remain in effect unless changed by the Louisville/Jefferson County Metro Council ("Council"); and
WHEREAS, under the provisions of KRS 67C.101(3)(a), the Council may levy and collect taxes upon all property taxable for state purposes within the territorial limits of Metro Government; and
WHEREAS, under the provisions KRS 67C.147(2), the Council may impose a difference in the ad valorem tax rate on real property within the Louisville Urban Services District than is applicable in the remainder of the Metro Government, for services not otherwise provided outside of the Louisville Urban Services District; and
WHEREAS, under the provisions of KRS 67C.147(3), the Council has created the Louisville Urban Services District to provide for tax rates applicable to health insurance premiums and personal property for services in the District.
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED BY THE LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL OF THE LOUISVILLE/JEFFERSON COUNTY METRO GOVERNMENT ("COUNCIL") AS FOLLOWS:

SECTION 1. ESTABLISHING THE AD VALOREM TAX RATES
FOR FISCAL YEAR 2020-2021

The following ad valorem tax rates for Fiscal Year ending June 30, 2021 for Metro Government shall be and the same are hereby enacted as follows:
I. METRO GOVERNMENT AND LOUISVILLE URBAN SERVICES DISTRICT REAL PROPERTY TAX RATES.

A. The tax per $100 of assessed valuation of real property...

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