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Indiana Property Taxes: Reminder of Exemption Application Deadline


Posted on February 17, 2017 in Health Law News

Published by: Hall Render

As a result of legislation passed by the Indiana General Assembly in 2014, two important property tax dates changed for 2016 and going forward. January 1 is the assessment  date of real and personal property for taxes due and payable in the following year (see, IC 6-1.1-2-1.5). Historically, March 1 was the assessment date... READ MORE

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Nonprofits and Michigan Real Property Transfer Taxes


Posted on May 22, 2012 in Health Law News

Written by: Nancy J. Yucha

In Michigan, a common misconception occurs when 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporations buy and sell real property.  While nonprofit 501(c)(3) corporations can be exempt from paying real property taxes while retaining title to and occupying real property in Michigan, they can be subject to a real property transfer tax at the time title to its property... READ MORE

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Illinois Supreme Court Reviews Hospital-Based Property Tax Exemption


Posted on January 26, 2011 in Health Law News

Written by: Dick, Andrew A.

In 2010, a number of decisions were handed down by state courts reviewing property tax exemptions for hospitals and healthcare providers.  Out of those decisions, the opinion by the Illinois Supreme Court in Provena Covenant Medical Center v. The Department of Revenue deserves special attention. In its opinion, the Illinois Supreme Court reviewed the facts surrounding... READ MORE

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