Cosima Krueger-Cunningham: Rethink tax lien auctions

Lincoln Miller’s op-ed in response to Steve Pomerance’s column about property tax exemptions for the Masala co-op raises questions about Boulder County’s property tax lien auction. If the BHC/BHA “authority” setup exists to help low-income residents find affordable housing, then what is the justification for the BoCo property tax lien auction which penalizes financially-distressed property owners for failing to pay property taxes?

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A version of this letter was originally published on boulderna.org as Tax-exempt co-ops and property tax increases.