Form 50-120 "Application for Cemetery Property Tax Exemption" - Texas

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This is a legal form that was released by the Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts - a government authority operating within Texas. As of today, no separate filing guidelines for the form are provided by the issuing department.

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  • Released on April 1, 2017;
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Form
Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts
50-120
Application for Cemetery Property Tax Exemption
____________________________________________________________________
_____________________________
Appraisal District’s Name
Phone (area code and number)
_______________________________________________
___________________
_______________
____________
Address
City
State
Zip Code
GENERAL INSTRUCTIONS: This application is for use in claiming a property tax exemption on property that you own and that is used exclusively for
human burial pursuant to Tax Code Section 11.17. This application applies to property you owned on Jan. 1 of this year or acquired during this year.
FILING INSTRUCTIONS: You must furnish all information and documentation required by this application so that the chief appraiser is able to determine
whether the statutory qualifications for the exemption have been met. This document and all supporting documentation must be filed with the appraisal
district office in each county in which the property is located. Do not file this document with the Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts. A directory with
contact information for appraisal district offices may be found on the Comptroller’s website.
APPLICATION DEADLINES: You must file the completed application with all required documentation beginning Jan. 1 and no later than April 30 of the
year for which you are requesting an exemption. If you acquired the property after Jan. 1 of this year and wish to qualify for the exemption this year, you
must apply before the first anniversary of the date you acquired the property, or before the first anniversary of the date any property was acquired after Jan. 1.
DUTY TO NOTIFY: If the chief appraiser grants the exemption, you do not need to reapply annually unless the chief appraiser requires it or you want the
exemption to apply to property not listed in this application. You must notify the chief appraiser in writing if and when your qualification for this exemption ends.
OTHER IMPORTANT INFORMATION
Pursuant to Tax Code Section 11.45, after considering this application and all relevant information, the chief appraiser may request additional information
from you. You must provide the additional information within 30 days of the request or the application is denied. For good cause shown, the chief appraiser
may extend the deadline for furnishing the additional information by written order for a single period not to exceed 15 days.
State the tax year for which you are applying.
___________________
Tax Year
STEP 1: Ownership Information
____________________________________________________________________
_____________________________
Name of Property Owner
Phone (area code and number)
_______________________________________________
___________________
_______________
____________
Mailing Address
City
State
Zip Code
Property Owner is a(n) (check one):
___________________________________________
Individual
Partnership
Corporation
Other (specify):
STEP 2: Applicant Information
________________________________________
__________________________
___________________________
Name of Person Preparing this Application
Title
Driver’s License, Personal I.D. Certificate
or Social Security Number*
If this application is for property owned by a charitable organization with a federal tax identification number,
that number may be provided in lieu of a driver’s license number, personal identification certificate
___________________________
number or social security number: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
* Pursuant to Tax Code Section 11.48(a), a driver’s license, personal I.D. certificate, or social security number provided in an application for an exemption filed with a chief
appraiser is confidential and not open to public inspection. The information may not be disclosed to anyone other than an employee of the appraisal office who appraises
property, except as authorized by Tax Code Section 11.48(b).
The Property Tax Assistance Division at the Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts provides property tax
For more information, visit our website:
comptroller.texas.gov/taxes/property-tax
information and resources for taxpayers, local taxing entities, appraisal districts and appraisal review boards.
50-120 • 04-17/13
Form
Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts
50-120
Application for Cemetery Property Tax Exemption
____________________________________________________________________
_____________________________
Appraisal District’s Name
Phone (area code and number)
_______________________________________________
___________________
_______________
____________
Address
City
State
Zip Code
GENERAL INSTRUCTIONS: This application is for use in claiming a property tax exemption on property that you own and that is used exclusively for
human burial pursuant to Tax Code Section 11.17. This application applies to property you owned on Jan. 1 of this year or acquired during this year.
FILING INSTRUCTIONS: You must furnish all information and documentation required by this application so that the chief appraiser is able to determine
whether the statutory qualifications for the exemption have been met. This document and all supporting documentation must be filed with the appraisal
district office in each county in which the property is located. Do not file this document with the Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts. A directory with
contact information for appraisal district offices may be found on the Comptroller’s website.
APPLICATION DEADLINES: You must file the completed application with all required documentation beginning Jan. 1 and no later than April 30 of the
year for which you are requesting an exemption. If you acquired the property after Jan. 1 of this year and wish to qualify for the exemption this year, you
must apply before the first anniversary of the date you acquired the property, or before the first anniversary of the date any property was acquired after Jan. 1.
DUTY TO NOTIFY: If the chief appraiser grants the exemption, you do not need to reapply annually unless the chief appraiser requires it or you want the
exemption to apply to property not listed in this application. You must notify the chief appraiser in writing if and when your qualification for this exemption ends.
OTHER IMPORTANT INFORMATION
Pursuant to Tax Code Section 11.45, after considering this application and all relevant information, the chief appraiser may request additional information
from you. You must provide the additional information within 30 days of the request or the application is denied. For good cause shown, the chief appraiser
may extend the deadline for furnishing the additional information by written order for a single period not to exceed 15 days.
State the tax year for which you are applying.
___________________
Tax Year
STEP 1: Ownership Information
____________________________________________________________________
_____________________________
Name of Property Owner
Phone (area code and number)
_______________________________________________
___________________
_______________
____________
Mailing Address
City
State
Zip Code
Property Owner is a(n) (check one):
___________________________________________
Individual
Partnership
Corporation
Other (specify):
STEP 2: Applicant Information
________________________________________
__________________________
___________________________
Name of Person Preparing this Application
Title
Driver’s License, Personal I.D. Certificate
or Social Security Number*
If this application is for property owned by a charitable organization with a federal tax identification number,
that number may be provided in lieu of a driver’s license number, personal identification certificate
___________________________
number or social security number: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
* Pursuant to Tax Code Section 11.48(a), a driver’s license, personal I.D. certificate, or social security number provided in an application for an exemption filed with a chief
appraiser is confidential and not open to public inspection. The information may not be disclosed to anyone other than an employee of the appraisal office who appraises
property, except as authorized by Tax Code Section 11.48(b).
The Property Tax Assistance Division at the Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts provides property tax
For more information, visit our website:
comptroller.texas.gov/taxes/property-tax
information and resources for taxpayers, local taxing entities, appraisal districts and appraisal review boards.
50-120 • 04-17/13
Form
Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts
50-120
STEP 3: Property Information
_______________________________________________
___________________
_______________
____________
Mailing Address
City
State
Zip Code
____________________________________________________________________
_____________________________
Legal Description (if known)
Appraisal District Account Number (if known)
Is the property used exclusively for human burial? . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Yes
No
Is the property being held for profit? . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Yes
No
STEP 4: Certification and Signature
By signing this application, you certify that the information provided in this application is true and correct to the best of your knowledge and belief.
_____________________________________________________
____________________________________
Print Name
Title
_____________________________________________________
____________________________________
Authorized Signature
Date
If you make a false statement on this application, you could be found guilty of a Class A misdemeanor or a state jail felony under Penal Code
Section 37.10.
comptroller.texas.gov/taxes/property-tax
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