Asbury Park


A Resolution Authorizing the Tax Assessor to Act as Agent for the City of Asbury Park for the Purpose of Filing and Settling Tax Appeals on Behalf of the Taxing District for the Tax Year 2017


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WHEREAS, the Tax Assessor is knowledgeable regarding the valuation and assessment of properties in the City of Asbury Park; and


              WHEREAS, the Tax Assessor has the statutory responsibility, pursuant to N.J.S.A. 54:4-23 to 36 to set assessments for properties in the City of Asbury Park under the Local Property Tax, N.J.S.A. 54:4-1 et seq; and


              WHEREAS, the governing body of the Taxing District deems the Tax Assessor to be responsible and acting in the best interests of the municipality.


NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED by the Council of the City of Asbury Park, that the Tax Assessor is hereby authorized to act as agent for the Taxing District without further governing body approval to:


              (a)              determine when tax appeals, cross appeals, complaints and counterclaims should be filed on behalf of the Taxing District with regarding to any property located in the City of Asbury Park and accordingly direct the attorney for the Taxing District to file such documents with either the County Tax Board or Tax Court of New Jersey as deemed appropriate.


              (b)              resolve and settle tax appeals pending before the County Tax Board, Tax Court or Appellate Courts for any tax year and authorize the attorney for the Taxing District to formalize such settlement in the appropriate Courts and/or County Tax Board.

Meeting History

Jan 3, 2018 7:00 PM  Municipal Council Organizational Meeting
MOVER:Jesse Kendle, Councilmember
SECONDER:Amy Quinn, Deputy Mayor
AYES:Eileen Chapman, Jesse Kendle, Amy Quinn, John Moor
ABSENT:Yvonne Clayton