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File #: ID-4759    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 7/13/2022 In control: County Legislature
On agenda: 8/18/2022 Final action: 8/18/2022
Enactment date: 8/18/2022 Enactment #: 321-22
Title: Permit the Village of Wurtsboro to resolve outstanding tax issues for a parcel in the Town of Mamakating known as MA 106-6-113
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Permit the Village of Wurtsboro to resolve outstanding tax issues for a parcel in the Town of Mamakating known as MA 106-6-113
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WHEREAS, property located in the Village of Wurtsboro and Town of Mamakating designated on the Sullivan County Real Property Tax Map as Mamakating 106.-6-13, being 0.20 acres located at 129 Sullivan Street is owned by the Village of Wurtsboro by virtue of an Article 11 foreclosure for 2018 taxes; and

WHEREAS, said 0.20 acre parcel of land has been deemed an unsafe building and is a hazard to the public. The Village of Wurtsboro will take title to the parcel and demolish the unsafe building to be used as municipal parking thereafter; and

WHEREAS, pursuant to the Inter-Municipal Agreement between the Village of Wurtsboro and the County of Sullivan, the successful bidder of Village-owned parcels sold at Public Auction are required to pay all taxes owed to the County of Sullivan; and

WHEREAS, since the parcel will not be sold at Public Auction and there are presently outstanding taxes due to the County of Sullivan, the Village of Wurtsboro has offered to pay the base amount of outstanding 2020, 2021 and 2022 property taxes in the sum of $25,356.72 as well as any and all future taxes that may be imposed on the parcel after the Village takes title to the same; and

WHEREAS, the Real Property Advisory Board has reviewed the offer of the Village of Wurtsboro and recommends that the Village be permitted to pay the base amount of outstanding taxes due to the County of Sullivan for this parcel for the reasons set forth above, as it is in the best interest of the County of Sullivan since it will be designated for public use;

NOW, THEREFORE, ...

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