February 13, 2015
For More Information Contact:
Regina Watson, Public Relations Officer
Ph: (340) 774-2991 ext. 4122
Fax: (340) 774-6953
NOTICE TO ALL
INDIVIDUALS AND BUSINESS ENTITIES THAT PURCHASED VIRGIN ISLANDS PROPERTIES
DURING AN AUCTION CONDUCTED BY THE V. I. TAX COLLECTOR’S OFFICE BETWEEN 2012
Honorable Osbert Potter, Lieutenant Governor of the Virgin Islands notifies all
individuals and business entities that purchased property during delinquent tax
sales conducted by the Virgin Islands Collector’s Office during 2012 and 2013
to refrain from improving, transferring or encumbering the real said property
until further notice.
of the Virgin Islands Inspector General issued a report dated September 15,
2014 outlining administrative irregularities and possible fraudulent conduct
that may have occurred during the sale of real property by the Virgin Islands
Tax Collector’s office between 2012 and 2013.As a result the Office of the Lieutenant Governor will conduct a review
of all sales that occurred during the time frame.
Any questions or
concerns please contact:
Deputy Chief of Staff - St.
Thomas Lieutenant Governor’s Office: 340-774-2991