Taxpayers Win a Round

Cohen, Jackie
January 2006
Bond Buyer;1/20/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32302, p35
Trade Publication
The article reports on the decision of the Carson City District Court over the claims of homeowners in Washoe County, Nevada. The homeowners complained that tax valuations in the county does not agree with the comparable properties in Douglas County. Judge William A. Maddox had ordered that the previous tax year's valuations be used and that tax refunds be given to the homeowners.


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