1997 WISCONSIN ACT 147
An Act to create 70.11 (4g) of the statutes; relating to: creating a property tax exemption for nonprofit organizations that rehabilitate housing for sale to low-income persons.
The people of the state of Wisconsin, represented in senate and assembly, do enact as follows:
70.11 (4g) of the statutes is created to read:
70.11 (4g) Real property held for rehabilitation or future construction and later sale to low-income persons. Real property owned by a nonprofit organization if all of the following requirements are fulfilled:
(a) The nonprofit organization holds the property for the purpose of rehabilitating an existing structure or constructing a new structure on the property for sale to low-income persons for use as a personal residence.
(b) The nonprofit organization offers low-income persons loans to purchase the property for which no interest is charged.
(c) The nonprofit organization requires prospective purchasers to participate in the rehabilitation or construction of the property.
(d) The nonprofit organization acquired the property within 3 years before the assessment date.
(1) This act takes effect on the January 1 after publication.