Use this activity to:
Note: these steps should be repeated for all entities that you collect taxes for including the BPP tax rates. If you only collect SIT taxes for an entity those entities need to be reviewed also.
Select the current year and click Details.
CAUTION: Failing to review the Tax Rates, Exemptions, Discounts and Attorney Fee's for each Entity and verifying that they are correct could result in you having to re-send out Tax Statements.
Important Failing to correct bad data could result in inaccurate freeze calculations and tax amounts on tax statements.
Click the P&I Schedule tab and enter the tax Statement Date
10/01 of the current year. This populates penalty information. If the entity offers a discount, select the Discounts Offered option.
Review and enter or update the attorney fee percentage for the new levy year bills. Incorrect attorney fees result in inaccurate values on tax statements. If the attorney fee rate is 20%, enter 20 rather than .20.
Be sure that you have entered the correct date and "year" for this date. Example 2015 attorney fee date is 7/1/2016. Review or modify the attorney fee rate and date.
The Personal Property/Mobile Home Attorney Fee section is used only for P (Personal) and MH (Mobile Home) property types. If attorney fees are applied in April to your district's personal and mobile home-only properties, confirm that the Apply Attorney Fees check box is selected and the corresponding attorney fee date is up-to-date. Otherwise, if your district does not apply early attorney fees, the check box should not be selected and no date entered.
Note: If this field is left blank the system will calculate attorney fees for all property types, based on the Attorney Fees Date listed in the above section.