2017 ORS 307.535¹
Extension of deadline for completion
  • exception to imposition of additional taxes

This section is amended
Effective June 2, 2018
Relating to tax expenditures; creating new provisions; amending ORS 307.517, 307.518, 307.523, 307.529, 307.535, 315.176, 315.184, 315.264, 315.516 and 317.097 and section 1, chapter 112, Oregon Laws 2016; and prescribing an effective date.

Notwithstanding any provision of ORS 307.515 (Definitions for ORS 307.515 to 307.523) to 307.523 (Time for filing application):

(1) If the governing body finds that construction of the housing unit otherwise entitled to exemption under ORS 307.517 (Criteria for exemption) was not completed by January 1, 2020, due to circumstances beyond the control of the owner, and that the owner had been acting and could reasonably be expected to act in good faith and with due diligence, the governing body may extend the deadline for completion of construction for a period not to exceed 12 consecutive months.

(2) If property granted exemption under ORS 307.515 (Definitions for ORS 307.515 to 307.523) to 307.523 (Time for filing application) is destroyed by fire or act of God, or is otherwise no longer capable of owner-occupancy due to circumstances beyond the control of the owner, the exemption shall cease but no additional taxes shall be imposed upon the property under ORS 307.531 (Termination of exemption without notice) or 307.533 (Review). [1989 c.803 §11; 1991 c.459 §68; 1991 c.930 §10; 1997 c.541 §132; 1999 c.487 §3; 2010 c.29 §8]

Chapter 307

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Validity of ad valorem and severance taxa­tion of logs destined for export, (1975) Vol 37, p 427; 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 307—Property Subject to Taxation; Exemptions, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors307.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2017, Chapter 307, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano307.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
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.