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§ 7-225. Personal property used in manufacturing

West's Annotated Code of MarylandTax-Property

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Tax-Property
Title 7. Property Tax Exemptions
Subtitle 2. General Property Tax Exemptions
MD Code, Tax - Property, § 7-225
§ 7-225. Personal property used in manufacturing
In general
(a) Except as provided in § 7-109 of this title and in subsection (b) of this section, if used in manufacturing, the following personal property, however operated and whether or not in use, is not subject to property tax:
(1) tools;
(2) implements;
(3) machinery; or
(4) manufacturing apparatus or engines.
Property subject to county property tax
(b) Except as provided by § 7-108 of this title, the personal property listed in subsection (a) of this section is subject to a county property tax on:
(1) 100% of its assessment in Garrett County, Somerset County, Wicomico County, and Worcester County; and
(2) 75% of its assessment in Allegany County.
Qualification
(c) Property does not qualify for the exemption under this section if the property is used primarily in administration, management, sales, storage, shipping, receiving, or any other nonmanufacturing activity.
Application for exemption
(d) In order to qualify for the exemption under this section, a person claiming the exemption must apply for and be granted the exemption by the Department.

Credits

Added by Acts 1985, c. 8, § 2, eff. Feb. 1, 1986. Amended by Acts 1988, c. 6, § 1; Acts 1995, c. 3, § 1, eff. March 7, 1995; Acts 1996, c. 174, § 1, eff. July 1, 1996; Acts 1998, c. 14, § 1, eff. Oct. 1, 1998; Acts 2000, c. 492, § 2, eff. June 1, 2000; Acts 2000, c. 493, § 2, eff. June 1, 2000.
Formerly Art. 81, § 9A.
MD Code, Tax - Property, § 7-225, MD TAX PROPERTY § 7-225
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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