Council OKs edict granting amnesty to delinquent real estate taxpayers PDF Print E-mail
Saturday, 09 July 2011 16:59

The City Council has enacted an ordinance benefiting delinquent real property taxpayers through amnesty program.

Ordinance No. 2011-28 grants tax relief to delinquent real property owners from the payment of penalties, surcharges and interests on unpaid real property taxes.

The ordinance stipulates that delinquent taxpayers who fall under the period January 1, 2005 to December 31, 2010 will be granted a 100% waiver on the penalties, surcharges and interests.

Delinquent real property taxpayers who are covered under the period January 1, 2000 to December 31, 2004 is granted a 50% tax relief /waiver from the payment of such.

The Council hopes that this tax amnesty program will bring in concerned individuals to take advantage of this program and pay their dues to the government. — PIA9 Zambo City