Section 11-101A-21

Exemption from taxation.

All properties of an authority, whether real, personal, or mixed, and the income therefrom, all securities issued by an authority and the income therefrom, and all indentures and other instruments executed as security therefor, all leases made pursuant to this chapter and all revenues derived from such leases, and all deeds and other documents executed by or delivered to an authority shall be exempt from any and all taxation by the state, or by any county, municipality, or other political subdivision of the state, including, but without limitation to, license and excise taxes imposed in respect of the privilege of engaging in any of the activities in which an authority may engage. An authority shall not be obligated to pay or allow any fees, taxes, or costs to the judge of probate of any county in respect of its incorporation, the amendment of its certificate of incorporation, or the recording of any document. The gross proceeds of the sale of any property used in the construction and equipment of any project for an authority, regardless of whether the sale is to the authority or any contractor or agent thereof, shall be exempt from the sales tax imposed by Article 1 (commencing with Section 40-23-1), Chapter 23, Title 40, and from all other sales and similar excise taxes now or hereafter levied on or with respect to the gross proceeds of any sale by the state or any county, municipality, or other political subdivision or instrumentality thereof. Any property used in the construction and equipment of any project for an authority, regardless of whether the property has been purchased by the authority or any contractor or agent thereof, shall be exempt from the use tax imposed by Article 2 (commencing with Section 40-23-60), Chapter 23, Title 40, and all other use and similar excise taxes now or hereafter levied on or with respect to any property by the state or any county, municipality, or other political subdivision or instrumentality thereof.

(Act 2001-642, p. 1317, §1.)