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Taxation of railroad lands.

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Public Lands

Taxation of railroad lands.

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Published by [s.n.] in Washington .
Written in English

  • Property tax,
  • Railroads,
  • Taxation

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    Other titlesTaxation of railroad lands
    The Physical Object
    FormatElectronic resource
    Pagination5 p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15947657M

      Railroads do not own there land outright in many cases and only have a right to run on that land in the form of easements and right of ways. When the tracks gone the land is suposed to go back to its oringakl owner unless the land is rail banked for futurre use as a bike trail. So when I see Railroad -private property! or a railroad gets sold. Ocean County Board of Taxation is pleased to share our new and improved website. This site is one of the more advanced assessment systems in the State of New Jersey. On behalf of the Ocean County Tax Board, we invite you to utilize our Internet information services. Ocean County Tax Administrator. The revested lands had been granted in to the Oregon and California (O&C) Railroad Company for construction of a line from Portland to the California border. Congress stipulated in that the million acres granted the railroad had to be sold in tracts no larger than acres to actual settlers and for no more than $ an acre.

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(2) It shall be the duty of all railroad or railroad terminal companies owning land or any other real estate in any county in this state to submit to the Department and the county property appraiser a full and complete list showing the description of all lands or lots owned and used by them in daily operation of the railroad.

Property subject to taxation: Taxable: All realty in state is taxable, except for specific exemptions. Railroads, buildings, whether in or out of the located right--of-way, their lands outside of the located right-of-way, and so much of located right-of-way over which railroad service has been abandoned, are taxable and regarded as nonresident.

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The Oregon and California Railroad was formed from the Oregon Central Railroad when it was the first to operate a mile (32 km) stretch south of Portland in This qualified the railroad for land grants in California, whereupon the name of the railroad soon changed to Oregon & California Rail Road Locale: Portland, Oregon via California.

Reports of Public and Railroad Lands Sold, Lists of land sold to private parties and paid for in full, with title passing to the purchaser and the lands becoming subject to taxation.

These lists were sent annually to the state auditor by the the various U.S. district land offices in Minnesota and by land grant railroads. Checkerboarding refers to Taxation of railroad lands. book situation where land ownership is intermingled between two or more owners, resulting in a checkerboard pattern.

Checkerboarding is prevalent in the Western United States due to its extensive use in railroad grants for western expansion, although it had. There are times it takes great courage to write, especially when the events are personala major human-made catastrophe.

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Download a free audio book for yourself today. Railroad Land Grants. The U.S. federal government has at times encouraged the development of roads, canals, and railroads when it was beneficial to the nation's expansion. When the U.S. government decided a transcontinental railroad was necessary, it stimulated private industry to build one.

Railroad law -- United States. See also what's at your library, or elsewhere. Broader terms: Report on the taxation of railroad lands, made by the Committee on Railroads of the Senate of Michigan, Febru Reference book to the incorporated railway companies of England and Wales.

Real Property Taxation/Assessment Systems. NOTE: Some local governments in the state use automated systems to keep track of various functions of their offices regarding taxation and systems, which we are referring to generically as "Real Property Taxation/Assessment Systems," contain information in such areas as valuation, basic property.

Discriminatory taxation of railroad property and operations by state and local governments was cited as one of the many causes of the industry's decline. InPresident Gerald Ford signed the Railroad Revitalization and Regulatory Reform Act (4-R Act), P.L.which included a tax antidiscrimination provision codified as 49 U.S.C.

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Below is the uncorrected machine-read text. RAILROAD PROPERTY ACQUISITION, USE, TAXATION AND ABANDONMENT Prepared By Jesse L. Buffington Effects of Railroad Taxation on Taxing Authorities.

Texas hadacres of public lands to which it retained title when it joined the Union. To encourage the construction. U.S. Supreme Court State Railroad Tax Cases, 92 U.S. () State Railroad Tax Cases. 92 U.S. Syllabus. while this Court does not lay down any absolute rule limiting the powers of a court of equity in restraining the collection of taxes, it declares that it is essential that every case be brought within some of the recognized rules of equity jurisdiction, and that neither.

That whenever any lands heretofore or hereafter granted to the Lake Superior & Mississippi Railroad Company to aid in the construction or completion of its road or branches shall be contracted to be sold, conveyed, or leased by said company, the same shall be placed upon the tax list by the proper officer for taxation as other real estate for.

Page - The value of the other real estate used for railroad or canal purposes in each taxing district in this state, including the roadbed (other than main stem), waterways, reservoirs, tracks, buildings, water tanks, waterworks, riparian rights, docks, wharves and piers, and all other real estate, except lands not used for railroad or canal purposes.

Using Land Tax Records in the Archives at the Library of Virginia one copy of each tax book was to be sent to the Auditor of Public Accounts. With the creation of the Department of Taxation in Marchthe land tax book for each local- certain lands were exempted from taxation. These lands included prop-erty owned by the state and.

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A Brief History of Property Tax By Richard Henry Carlson This paper was initially delivered at the IAAO Conference on Assessment Administration in Boston, Massachusetts, on September 1, Taxation has existed in various forms since civilization began.

In days of old the source of wealth was land and its proceeds. Before the existence of a. Whether lands were subject to taxation. If title descends from a tax deed, it must be determined that the lands were subject to taxation. If not, the tax sale and deeds are void, and title remains in the allottee.

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Land tenure and land taxation in America. public domain under the pre-emption acts --The public domain since the Homestead Act --Texas land disposal --The early railroad grants --The transcontinental land grants --Political repercussions of public land policy --Landownership and land disposal in local politics --Forest and mineral lands.

The Tax Foundation has filed an amicus brief in Illinois Central Railroad Company v. Tennessee Department of Revenue, No.

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Alabama. In accordance with Revenue and Taxation Code sectionthe Private Railroad Car tax rate is the previous year's average rate of taxation throughout the state. When is the tax rate set and how long is it effective. The BOE is required to levy the tax on private railroad cars on or.

U.S. Supreme Court Railway Company v. Loftin, 98 U.S. () Railway Company v. Loftin. 98 U.S. Syllabus. The Act of the General Assembly of Arkansas of Jan. 12,incorporating the Cairo and Fulton Railroad Company and exempting forever its capital stock and dividends from taxation, does not so exempt the lands granted by the Act of Feb.

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It must be understood, however, that on the prevailing soil of Minnesota. By the act of Congress approved July 1,[Pacific Railroad Act of ] to aid in the construction of a railroad and telegraph from the Missouri to the Pacific, a grant of land is made, excluding mineral, of every alternate odd numbered section, to the amount of.

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Contact Information. Assessor Directory. County Occupancy List. Certified Parcel Counts. Assessor's Manual. Taxes are the number one reason that railroads were, in the past, hasty to rip out a 2nd main, tear down old buildings, etc. The local taxing authorities classed track, ties, sheds, everthing but the dirt as 'improvements' and since the railroad was not locally based, the towns knew they could charge whatever they felt like for these improvements.

sessor. The assessment book, and the made therefrom, con tained but an imperfect description of the lands in controversy, and, instead of being listedas theproperty oftheNorthern Pacific Railroad Company, the names of other persons are given as owners.

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