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AGO 1971 No. 3 >  January 14, 1971
TAXATION - REAL PROPERTY - EXCISE - MOBILE HOMES
TAXATION ‑- REAL PROPERTY ‑- EXCISE ‑- MOBILE HOMES If a mobile home meets the conditions set forth in the first paragraph of RCW 82.50.180 (5), it is not necessary, in order for the unit to be placed on the real property tax rolls of the county in which it is located, that the owner thereof make a request to the county assessor for such entry.
AGO 1980 No. 4 >  January 18, 1980
PROPERTY - TAXATION - REAL PROPERTY - MOBILE HOMES - IMPROVEMENTS
OMITTED ASSESSMENT OF MOBILE HOMES AFFIXED TO REAL PROPERTY Where (but only where) a mobile home is permanently affixed to a tract or realty so as to constitute an improvement, and the bona fide purchaser, encumbrancer or contract buyer has acquired an interest in the real estate upon which it is located prior to the time the mobile home is assessed, the proviso to the second sentence of RCW 84.40.080 will apply so as to prevent an omitted property assessment. 
AGO 1980 No. 23 >  November 25, 1980
HOMESTEADS - MOBILE HOMES - PROPERTY
CLAIMING MOBILE HOME AS HOMESTEAD PROPERTY A mobile home used or intended for use as a residence may be claimed as homestead property for the purposes of chapter 6.12 RCW so long as the claimant has a sufficient interest in the land upon which the mobile home is located to allow him to maintain the home on the property.
AGO 1972 No. 13 >  July 19, 1972
TAXATION - REAL PROPERTY - EXCISE - MOBILE HOMES
TAXATION ‑- REAL PROPERTY ‑- EXCISE ‑- MOBILE HOMES(1) (1) The owner of a mobile home which was affixed to a parcel of real property on January 1, 1972, and which had previously been placed upon the real property tax rolls of the county in which it was located pursuant to the provisions of RCW 82.50.180 (5) and assessed as such, is not liable for the excise tax on mobile homes imposed by RCW 82.50.020 for the calendar year 1972. (2) The owner of a mobile home which, although affixed to a parcel of real property as of January 1, 1972, had not previously been placed upon the real property tax rolls in accordance with RCW 82.50.180 (5) either because no application for such placement had been made by the owner or because the assessor had not discovered the mobile home and placed it upon the property tax rolls himself, is liable for the excise tax on mobile homes imposed by RCW 82.50.020 for the calendar year 1972.
AGO 1972 No. 14 >  July 19, 1972
TAXATION - PROPERTY - EXCISE - MOBILE HOMES
TAXATION ‑- PROPERTY ‑- EXCISE ‑- MOBILE HOMES Prior to January 1, 1973, a county treasurer may not utilize the advance tax collection procedures set forth in RCW 84.56.070 to collect property taxes imposed for the first time in October, 1972, against a mobile home which has become subject to an ad valorem property tax solely by reason of the enactment of §§ 70-74, chapter 299, Laws of 1971, 1st Ex. Sess.
AGO 1984 No. 30 >  December 14, 1984
LANDLORD AND TENANT - REAL ESTATE - SALE - MOBILE HOMES
ADVERTISING SALE OF MOBILE HOMES Under RCW 59.20.070(1) a mobile home landlord may not prohibit or restrict a tenant from advertising that his or her mobile home is for sale by such normal means as posting a sign either on the mobile home itself or on the leased or rented premises.
AGLO 1975 No. 82 >  September 25, 1975
CITIES AND TOWNS - ZONING - MOTOR VEHICLES - MOBILE HOMES
MUNICIPAL ZONING OF MOBILE HOME SITES RCW 43.22.410 does not restrict the ability of a first class city, in exercising its constitutional and statutory powers with respect to zoning, to prohibit the placement of mobile homes within certain designated areas of the city.
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