§16-15-14. Tax and licensing exemptions.
(a) The authority shall be exempt from the payment of any
taxes or fees to the state or any subdivision thereof, or to any
officer or employee of the state or any subdivision thereof. The
property of an authority shall be exempt from all local and
municipal taxes. Bonds, notes, debentures and other evidences of
indebtedness of an authority are declared to be issued for a public
purpose and to be public instrumentalities and, together with
interest thereon, shall be exempt from taxes.
(b) All representatives of a housing authority, acting within
the scope of carrying out the business and conducting the affairs
of a housing authority, shall be exempt from all licensing
requirements imposed by any law with respect to the sale, rental or
management of real property or the improvement or development
thereof, including requirements imposing any fee or charge.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2012 1st Special Session