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§ 7-206. Continuing care facilities for aged

West's Annotated Code of MarylandTax-PropertyEffective: October 1, 2007

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Title 7. Property Tax Exemptions
Subtitle 2. General Property Tax Exemptions
Effective: October 1, 2007
MD Code, Tax - Property, § 7-206
§ 7-206. Continuing care facilities for aged
“Facility” defined
(a) In this section, “facility” means a continuing care facility for the aged that:
(1) provides continuing care as defined in § 10-401 of the Human Services Article;
(2) is licensed as a related institution under Title 19, Subtitle 3 of the Health--General Article;
(3) is certified by the Department of Aging; and
(4) is exempt from federal income tax under § 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code.
Requirements for exemption to property tax
(b) Property that is not otherwise exempt from taxation under this section or § 7-202 of this subtitle is not subject to property tax if the property:
(1) is owned by a facility; and
(2) is used:
(i) exclusively for religious worship;
(ii) exclusively for administration or for providing nonprofit services and activities to residents, including that part of land reasonably allocable to providing the administration, activities, or services, but may not include independent living units; however, nothing in this paragraph affects those independent living units qualifying for exemption under § 7-202 of this subtitle; or
(iii) to provide nursing care, domiciliary care, or comprehensive care including:
1. the part of any central administrative or service facility that is reasonably allocable to the licensed health care part of the facility; or
2. the part of any land that is reasonably allocable to the licensed health care part of the facility.


Added by Acts 1985, c. 8, § 2, eff. Feb. 1, 1986. Amended by Acts 1985, c. 684, § 2; Acts 1986, c. 171; Acts 1996, c. 10, § 21, eff. April 9, 1996; Acts 1999, c. 34, § 7, eff. April 13, 1999. Amended by Acts 2007, c. 8, § 1, eff. Oct. 1, 2007.
Formerly Art. 81, § 9.
MD Code, Tax - Property, § 7-206, MD TAX PROPERTY § 7-206
Current through legislation effective through April 9, 2023, from the 2024 Regular Session of the General Assembly. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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