Laws, Regulations & Annotations
Property Taxes Law Guide – Revision 2016
Property Tax Annotations
505.0000 HOMEOWNERS' EXEMPTION
505.0120 Trust. A dwelling placed in trust by a husband and wife, the husband being the trustee and the wife the trust beneficiary, and occupied on the lien date as their principal residence, is eligible for the exemption.
A dwelling placed in trust, a bank being the trustee under an inter vivos or testamentary trust, and occupied by the trust beneficiary on the lien date as his principal residence, is eligible for the exemption. The bank, on behalf of the trust beneficiary, could claim the exemption.
A life beneficiary under a trust instrument is eligible for the exemption, if the beneficiary is occupying the dwelling on the lien date as his principal residence. C 2/10/1969; C 10/23/1970; LTA 3/23/1982 (No. 82/50).