Public Hearing Scheduled for Ordinance to Allow Real Property Tax Refunds for Disabled Veterans

PRINCE FREDERICK, Md. – July 17, 2018 – The Calvert County Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) will hold a public hearing Tuesday, July 24, 2018, to consider and receive comments regarding an ordinance that allows Calvert County Government to issue real property tax refunds to Veteran Affairs (VA) confirmed disabled veterans.

The ordinance will refund county property tax to the date of the VA’s determination of disability for a qualified disabled veteran, or the date of the veteran’s death for a qualifying application from a surviving spouse of a qualified disabled veteran.

The hearing will begin at 10:30 a.m. at the Commissioners’ Hearing Room in the Calvert County Circuit Courthouse, located at 175 Main St. in Prince Frederick. Citizens are encouraged to view ordinance online.

For additional information, contact the Calvert County Department of Finance and Budget at 410-535-1600, ext. 2435 or via email atTimothy.Hayden@calvertcountymd.gov. Individuals who cannot attend the public hearing may submit written comments. These written comments must be received by 4:30 p.m., July 23, 2018, and may be submitted by emailing COMMISS@calvertcountymd.gov or through the U.S. mail to the BOCC at 175 Main St., Prince Frederick, MD 20678. Any reasonable accommodation for persons with disabilities or linguistic barriers should be requested by contacting the BOCC office at 410-535-1600, ext. 2202. Like Calvert County Government on Facebook.

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