BOARD OF EQUALIZATION MINUTES
April 28, 2015
A meeting of the Board of Equalization of the County of Cuming, in the State of Nebraska was convened in open and public session at 11:15 a.m. on April 28, 2015, at West Point, Nebraska with all members present.
Notice of the meeting was given in advance thereof by publication in the Wisner News Chronicle, legal newspaper for Cuming County, one of the County’s designated methods for giving notice, a copy of the agenda being attached to these minutes. Notice of this meeting was published as a combined notice with the County Board of Supervisors’ April 28 & 29, 2015 notice. Notice of this meeting was given in advance to the members of the Board of Equalization and a copy of their acknowledgment of receipt of notice and the agenda are attached to these minutes. Availability of the agenda was communicated in the advance notice and in the notice to the County Board of Equalization of this meeting. The Chairman of the Board publicly stated to all in attendance that a current copy of the “Nebraska Open Meetings Act” was posted in the entrance to the meeting room and the pamphlet form of the act is available upon request. All proceedings hereafter shown were taken while the convened meeting was open to the attendance of the public.
A motion was made by Ross and seconded by Meister to approve the minutes of the last meeting as read. All present voted yea in favor of said motion.
- OVERVALUED, UNDERVALUED OR OMITTED PROPERTY
A list of overvalued, undervalued or omitted property was presented to the Board for approval. After a review, a motion was made by Mutzenberger and seconded by Wiechman to approve the list as presented. Upon a roll call the vote resulted as follows; Meister, Ross, Sill, Wiechman, Ott, Mutzenberger and Tichota, yeas; nays none; motion carried.
- VEHICLE EXEMPTION
An application for exemption from motor vehicle taxes was presented by the Elkhorn Valley Assembly of God, West Point, NE for a 2002 Dodge sport van. After review, a motion was made by Ott and seconded by Ross to approve the application as presented. Upon a roll call the vote resulted as follows; Meister, Ross, Sill, Wiechman, Ott, Mutzenberger and Tichota, yeas; nays none; motion carried.
- TAX CORRECTIONS
The County Assessor reported to the Board on a future tax correction. She also stated that the Board will be presented with a 451 real estate exemption application from the Church of Dios es Amos, West Point, NE. Time on the May agenda will be scheduled for their review of the application. No formal action was taken.
5. ADJOURN AS A BOARD OF EQUALIZATION
At 11:40 a.m., a motion was made by Sill and seconded by Mutzenberger to adjourn as a Board of Equalization and reconvene as a Board of Supervisors. All present voted yea in favor of said motion.
The Board of Equalization agreed to reconvene May 26, 2015. The agenda kept current in the office of the County Clerk and on the County Website (www.cumingco.com).
Cuming County Clerk