A steep tax climb

As we reflected on the many accomplishments of 2013 our minds naturally turned to property taxes. We looked up the property tax bills on our little piece of paradise here at Times Square, 220 West Railroad Street, where the press rattles when the train rolls past and the drywall has been punched out by rolls of errant paper. It is valued at $148,000. We are not certain we could sell it for that, but we are not interested in finding out. It is not much, but it is ours.

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