2003 - 2004 LEGISLATURE
April 9, 2003 - Introduced by Senators Leibham and Stepp, cosponsored by
Representatives Ladwig, Gronemus, Ainsworth, Albers, Hines, Jeskewitz,
Kreibich, Montgomery, Owens, Seratti and Van Roy. Referred to Committee
on Homeland Security, Veterans and Military Affairs and Government
1An Act to amend
74.09 (5) of the statutes; relating to: mailing property tax
Analysis by the Legislative Reference Bureau
This bill requires that a taxation district clerk mail property tax bills to
taxpayers no later than the third Monday in December.
The people of the state of Wisconsin, represented in senate and assembly, do
enact as follows:
SB102, s. 1
74.09 (5) of the statutes is amended to read:
74.09 (5) Mailing. The No later than the 3rd Monday in December, the
district clerk or the clerk's designee shall mail the property tax bill to each property 6
taxpayer of the taxation district or the taxpayer's designee. If the property tax bill 7
is mailed to the taxpayer's designee, the designee shall furnish the taxpayer with a 8
copy of the bill. Failure to meet the deadline under this subsection is not a violation
9of s. 946.12 (1).
(1) This act first applies to the property tax assessments as of January 1, 2003.