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New solution possible for Schenectady churches facing liens

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A new solution to an old problem could prevent foreclosures on at least 10 small churches and temples in the city of Schenectady. Tax liens sold in Schenectady between 2004 and 2009 included some placed on formerly tax-exempt churches and temples, which were mistakenly told to reapply for tax-exempt status, didn’t comply and then owed taxes they didn’t pay. Those organizations have since faced the threat of foreclosure by American Tax Funding, a private company ...

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June 13, 2013
8:02 a.m.

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The only solution is reducing fees and confiscatory taxation in the City. In this "renaissance" they foreclose on churches and temples.