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File #: RLH TA 23-125    Version:
Type: Resolution LH Tax Assessment Appeal Status: Passed
In control: City Council
Final action: 5/24/2023
Title: Ratifying the Appealed Special Tax Assessment for property at 920 LAWSON AVENUE EAST. (File No. CG2301A1, Assessment No. 230105)
Sponsors: Nelsie Yang
Ward: Special Tax Assessments, Ward - 6
Attachments: 1. 920 Lawson Avenue East. Assessment Inquiry Ticket. 3-27-2023.pdf, 2. 920 Lawson Avenue East. FWD 920 Lawson Ave E Q4 2022 Assessment Inquiry Email. 3-27-2023..pdf, 3. 920 Lawson Avenue East. Proof of Payment. 3-27-2023..pdf
Related files: RLH AR 23-30
Ratifying the Appealed Special Tax Assessment for property at 920 LAWSON AVENUE EAST. (File No. CG2301A1, Assessment No. 230105)

Hearing Date(s)
Date of LH: 4/6/2023
Time of LH: 9:00 AM
Date of CPH: 5/24/2023

Tax Assessment Worksheet
Postcard Returned by: Colleen Vega
Cost: $80.31
Hauling Service(s) Provided: Unpaid Garbage Bill; October 1 - December 31
Type of Order/Fee: Trash Hauling
Billing Time Period: Quarter 4 (October - December) 2022
Invoice Date(s): October 1 - December 31
Garbage Hauler: Waste Management
Returned Mail/Notice Concerns?:
Stated Reason for Appeal (if given): Property owner stated that they paid their Quarter 4 2022 invoice on 10/19/2022.
Staff Comments: Hauler records show that the payment that was made on 10/19/2023 was applied to an old account the property owner had with Waste Management. When this payment was found in March 2023, it was applied as a credit to the correct account and will be applied as a credit to the next invoice. While staff is unable to recommend removal of the assessment in full, they do recommend removing the late fees and reducing the assessment to the original invoiced amount of $69.81.

WHEREAS, the Office of Financial Services Real Estate Section has attached to this Council File both a report of completion outlining the costs and fees associated with Collection of Delinquent Garbage Bills for services during October to December 2022. (File No. CG2301A1, Assessment No. 230105) and the assessment roll including all properties for which these assessments are proposed for Council ratification; and

WHEREAS, the City Council’s Legislative Hearing Officer has reviewed an appeal of this assessment and developed a recommendation for the City Council with respect to this assessment; and

WHEREAS, a public hearing having been conducted for the above improvement, and said assessment having been further considered by the Council and having been considered financially satisfactory; Now, Therefore, Be It

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