ORS 308.866¹
Definition of mobile modular unit
  • statement of value
  • receipt

(1) As used in ORS 308.865 (Notice and payment of taxes before movement of mobile modular unit) and this section, "mobile modular unit" means a prefabricated structure that is more than eight and one-half feet wide, is used for commercial or business purposes and is capable of being moved on the highway.

(2) The owner as of January 1 of each year of a mobile modular unit that is taxed as personal property shall submit no later than the following March 1 a statement of the value of the unit and of its location. The owner shall submit the statement to the county assessor of the county in which the unit is located on January 1 of the year for which the statement is submitted. An owner who fails to provide the statement is subject to the late filing penalty as provided in ORS 308.295 (Penalties for failure to file real property or combined return on time). The Department of Revenue shall prescribe the form of statement.

(3) When taxes on a mobile modular unit have been paid in accordance with the provisions of ORS 308.865 (Notice and payment of taxes before movement of mobile modular unit), the tax collector shall issue the owner of the unit a receipt indicating that the taxes have been paid.

(4) Notwithstanding any other provision of law, the county tax collector shall accept a cashier’s check or money order in payment of taxes on a mobile modular unit. [1993 c.551 §§1,2; 1995 c.256 §4; 1997 c.541 §223; 2003 c.655 §66]

Note: See note under 308.865 (Notice and payment of taxes before movement of mobile modular unit).

Chapter 308

Notes of Decisions

Programs administered by Depart­ment of Revenue that allow preferential assess­ment for farm and forestland are not "programs affecting land use" and are not subject to require­ment of statewide goal and local comprehensive plan compliance under ORS 197.180 (State agency planning responsibilities). Springer v. LCDC, 111 Or App 262, 826 P2d 54 (1992), Sup Ct review denied

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Applica­tion of Article XI, sec­tion 11b of Oregon Constitu­tion to this chapter, (1990) Vol 46, p 388

Law Review Cita­tions

5 EL 516 (1975)

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 308—Assessment of Property for Taxation, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­Archive/­2007ors308.­pdf (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2007, Chapter 308, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­308ano.­htm (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
3 OregonLaws.org assembles these lists by analyzing references between Sections. Each listed item refers back to the current Section in its own text. The result reveals relationships in the code that may not have otherwise been apparent. Currency Information