Missed Property Tax Payment Results in $1 Million Loss for Collector Nansi Nelson

Hewett, David
November 2008
Maine Antique Digest;Nov2008, Vol. 36 Issue 11, p1
The article focuses on the implication of the missed property tax payment on antiques collectors Barry and Nansi Nelson's property in Ulster County, New York. In 2005, the county sent the tax bills for the vacant lot to the Nelsons, for some unknown reason, sent the bill on the Widow Davis Tavern, where an uninhabited house stood. The tax bills for the unimproved lot and their other mail were received at their new address. Nansi argues that she never was notified of pending property tax sale.


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