Asbury Park


Resolution to Authorize Year End 2017 Tax Sale


Department:Tax CollectorSponsors:
Category:Tax Department


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WHEREAS, pursuant to P.L. 1997, Chapter 99, a municipality may hold a tax lien sale within the last month of a calendar year for any unpaid taxes or other municipal liens or charges that are in arrears as of the 11th day of the eleventh month of the calendar year; and


              WHEREAS, the Tax Collector has advised the City Council that it is advisable for the City to hold such sale during December of 2017 in order to maximize the percentage tax collection rate in calendar year 2017, and minimize the budget requirement for the Reserve for Uncollected Taxes in calendar year; and


              WHEREAS, the Council acknowledges that all proper notification of taxpayers will still be made in accordance with applicable State regulations and that all taxpayers will be given ample opportunities to bring their accounts up to date;


              NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED by the City Council of the City of Asbury Park that the Tax Collector is hereby authorized and directed to schedule and conduct a tax sale during December, 2017, for all taxes and municipal charges unpaid as of November 11, 2017.


Meeting History

Apr 12, 2017 7:00 PM  Municipal Council Regular Meeting
MOVER:Amy Quinn, Deputy Mayor
SECONDER:Jesse Kendle, Councilmember
AYES:Jesse Kendle, Amy Quinn, John Moor
ABSENT:Eileen Chapman, Yvonne Clayton