Friday, June 4, 2010

I was told I need a real estate certificate of redemption for taxes. What the heck is that?

certificate of redemption means that you (ahem) fell behind on payment of your real estate property taxes, but have now redeemed yourself (and your property) by paying your back taxes, as well as any interest and fees owed.  The certificate is proof that you are up-to-date, so keep it in a safe place.

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