Resolution Providing for Fees for Tax Sale Certificate Redemption Calculations
WHEREAS, the Tax office receives requests for tax sale redemption calculations for the payoff of liens against a property; and
WHEREAS, after the requesting party proving their legal interest in the property and their right of redemption;
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, by the City Council of the City of Asbury Park; hereby authorize that the following fees for Tax Sale Certificate redemption calculations shall be charged:
· In accordance with N.J.S.A. 54:5-54, the Tax Collector shall provide to any party entitled to redeem a certificate pursuant to this section (N.J.S.A. 54:5- 54) two calculations of the amount required for redemption within a calendar year at no cost. For each subsequent calculation requested from the Tax Collector there shall be a $50.00 fee. A request for a redemption calculation shall be made in writing to the Tax Collector.
· In accordance with N.J.S.A. 54:5-97.1, the Tax Collector may charge a lien holder of a tax lien $50.00 for the calculation of the amount due to redeem the tax lien as required pursuant to N.J.S.A. 54:5-97.1. Any request for a redemption calculation shall specify the date to be used for the calculation, which shall be the date of the notice. Neither the Tax Collector nor the municipality shall be liable for an incorrect calculation. The fee paid to the municipality shall not become part of the lien and shall not be passed on to any party entitled to redeem pursuant to N.J.S.A. 54:5-54.
|MOVER:||Jesse Kendle, Councilmember|
|SECONDER:||Amy Quinn, Deputy Mayor|
|AYES:||Eileen Chapman, Jesse Kendle, Amy Quinn, John Moor|