Appeal from the Order of the Court of Common Pleas of Bucks County in the case of Donald B. Remmey, t/a Remmey Wood Products v. Centennial School District, No. 79-9956-11-1.
John Philip Diefenderfer, Stuckert, Yates & Krewson, for appellant.
Irving T. J. Cooper, for appellee.
Judges Blatt, MacPhail and Doyle, sitting as a panel of three. Opinion by Judge Blatt.
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The Centennial School District appeals from an order of the Court of Common Pleas of Bucks County denying and dismissing its exceptions to an order imposing a judgment against it in the amount of $11,379.80
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with interest from August 15, 1979, in favor of Donald B. Remmey, Inc. (Remmey).
The trial court found that Remmey is engaged in the business of manufacturing within the intendment of the Local Tax Enabling Act (Act), Act of December 31, 1965, P.L. 1257, as amended, 53 P.S. §§ 6901-6924. It then determined that Remmey, as a manufacturer, is exempt from local taxation pursuant to Section 1 of the Act, 53 P.S. § 6902(4), and is therefore entitled to a refund of the taxes which it has erroneously paid, with interest.
We agree with the trial court's reasoning and disposition of the legal issues in this case, and we will affirm on the able opinion of Judge Oscar S. Bortner, published at Pa. D. & C.3d (1983).
And Now, this 16th day of May, 1983, the order of the Court of Common Pleas of Bucks County in the ...