Ailing Arizona School District Hit Hard by Sect's Property Tax Protests

Watts, Jim
March 2006
Bond Buyer;3/3/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32331, p29
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The article reports on the refusal of a polygamist sect living in Colorado City, Arizona to pay their property taxes. The Arizona State Board of Education has agreed to loan $711,629 to the Colorado City Unified School District Number 4 to make up for the property taxes it will lose in 2006. The school district is also seeking a $1.3 million interest-free loan from the state to pay off its debts and warrants.


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