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COUNTY OF HAWAII : I <br /> STATE OF HAWAII <br /> • <br /> • <br /> BILL NO. 35 <br /> ORDINANCE NO. <br /> AN ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 19, ARTICLE 11, SECTION 19-90(e), <br /> HAWAII COUNTY CODE 1983 (2016 EDITION, AS AMENDED) RELATING TO THE <br /> MINIMUM TAX. <br /> BE IT ORDAINED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE COUNTY OF HAWAII: <br /> SECTION 1. The CountyCouncil of Hawai`i Count in seekingto create a more <br /> Y� <br /> equitable distribution of County revenue collections amongst all property owners, increases the <br /> minimum tax and the minimum tax of graduated scale based assessments. <br /> SECTION 2. Chapter 19, Article 11, Section 19-90, Hawai`i County Code 1983 <br /> (2016 edition, as amended), is amended by amending subsection (e) to read as follows: <br /> (e) Notwithstanding any provision to the contrary, there shall be levied upon each <br /> individual parcel of real property taxable under this chapter, a minimum real <br /> property tax of$[100-] 200 per year, except under the following conditions: <br /> (1) If the property owner receives a home exemption or totally disabled veteran <br /> exemption resulting in the minimum tax, and the assessed value of <br /> improvements is less than or equal to $75,000, then, the minimum tax for <br /> this property shall be as follows: <br /> (i) Property with improvements assessed at $50,001 to $75,000 the <br /> minimum tax shall be $[75]150. <br /> (ii) Property with improvements assessed at $25,001 to $50,000 the <br /> minimum tax shall be $[50]100. <br /> (iii) Property with improvements assessed up to $25,000 the minimum <br /> tax shall be $[25]50. <br /> (2) If the property is assessed at a market value of less than.or equal to $500, it <br /> shal-l--be-taxed-at-a-ni-nimu . : ] no tax shall be applied. <br /> SECTION 3. Material to be repealed is bracketed and stricken. New material is <br /> underscored. In printing this ordinance, the brackets, bracketed and stricken material and <br /> underscoring need not be included. <br />