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In Property Tax Foreclosure, Owner Bears Responsibility To Check Municipal Records

Posted in Court Decisions, In Rem Foreclosure, Property Tax News

New York’s highest court has recently reaffirmed that property owners may not stick their heads in the sand and claim a defense to non-payment of taxes based on lack of notice.  All that is required in a tax foreclosure proceeding brought by the municipality is a proper initial notice under Article 11 of the Real… Continue Reading