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hobbit709 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Feb-21-09 03:50 PM
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2. How bad you want to keep your property?
If they seize it for unpaid taxes it can sold for the taxes due and whoever buys it gets it cheap.
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  -To pay property taxes, or not? sixmile  Feb-21-09 03:48 PM   #0 
  - Thats a tax Id never avoid paying personally...  Oregone   Feb-21-09 03:50 PM   #1 
  - How bad you want to keep your property?  hobbit709   Feb-21-09 03:50 PM   #2 
  - That's not exactly how it works  sixmile   Feb-21-09 03:56 PM   #10 
     - Depends on what state you're in.  hobbit709   Feb-21-09 09:13 PM   #20 
  - it may be worth asking the assessor to make sure you aren't paying too much  NMDemDist2   Feb-21-09 03:51 PM   #3 
  - They can take your property for unpaid taxes. nt  earth mom   Feb-21-09 03:53 PM   #4 
  - Pay n/t  tammywammy   Feb-21-09 03:53 PM   #5 
  - You can be delinquent on property taxes for a couple of years depending on where you live,  Parker CA   Feb-21-09 03:54 PM   #6 
  - Ask John and Cindy McCain  Not Me   Feb-21-09 03:56 PM   #9 
  - We have been behind a number of times, even had the property "sold" for taxes  ThomWV   Feb-21-09 03:55 PM   #7 
  - Here if you are over one year late, your tax bill is sold.  panader0   Feb-21-09 03:55 PM   #8 
  - Go talk with your country assessors office - find out how it works in YOUR County  Mind_your_head   Feb-21-09 03:59 PM   #11 
  - Will your insurance company  TheCentepedeShoes   Feb-21-09 04:02 PM   #12 
  - My family lost two farms due to failure to pay property tax in the way-back  HereSince1628   Feb-21-09 04:04 PM   #13 
  - Call Your Police & Fire Departments...  KharmaTrain   Feb-21-09 04:18 PM   #14 
  - Plus the teacher across the street, the librarian, the water services worker...  blondeatlast   Feb-22-09 09:07 AM   #29 
  - Been there, done that, cost me bundles.  cosmik debris   Feb-21-09 04:20 PM   #15 
  - mine are due march 1,  DesertFlower   Feb-21-09 04:21 PM   #16 
  - If you don't pay property taxes, how do you expect local government  Vinca   Feb-21-09 04:31 PM   #17 
  - You may find they will soon be taking payments. I'd ask around. n/t  EFerrari   Feb-21-09 04:32 PM   #18 
  - I'm getting that feeling, too  sixmile   Feb-21-09 08:18 PM   #19 
  - don't know where you are, BUT this stuff varies considerably from state to state  yellowdogintexas   Feb-22-09 12:55 AM   #21 
  - Property taxes support the schools and other local  Thothmes   Feb-22-09 06:53 AM   #22 
  - we don't have escrow either.  ejpoeta   Feb-22-09 07:00 AM   #23 
  - Sounds like a plan..if you plan to rent an apartment somewhere  SoCalDem   Feb-22-09 07:08 AM   #24 
  - Here in PA, the sheriff will come around and evict you from your  old mark   Feb-22-09 07:50 AM   #25 
  - I would say that you're a twice over fool if you fail to pay your taxes  MadHound   Feb-22-09 08:08 AM   #26 
  - I have to pay tax & insurance every year- no mortgage.  wartrace   Feb-22-09 08:22 AM   #27 
  - And thus, the fallacy of home ownership is debunked once again  zagging   Feb-22-09 08:44 AM   #28 
  - I can't believe I'm even reading this on a progressive message board.  blondeatlast   Feb-22-09 09:18 AM   #30 

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